Glossary

Updated 23 September 2018

This glossary offers definitions of technical terms commonly used in the BIS Quarterly Review.

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daily average turnover

Total amount of derivatives contracts traded in a day, calculated as the amount traded over a specified time period divided by the number of business days within this period.

Updated: 19 May 2017
daily average turnover

Total amount of derivatives contracts traded in a day, calculated as the amount traded over a specified time period divided by the number of business days within this period.

Updated: 19 May 2017