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Definition of

forward pricing

Stockholding & Investments

setting of investment price using future valuation the establishment of the price of a share in a mutual fund based on the next asset valuation

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Definitions of ’forward pricing’ and meaning of ’forward pricing’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’forward pricing’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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