Dispute Settlement Body
Dispute Settlement BodyThe entity within the WTO that formally deals with disputes between members. It consists of all WTO members meeting together to consider reports of panels and the Appellate Body.
Structured settlementStructured settlement
An agreement in settlement of a lawsuit involving specific payments made over a period of time. Property and casualty insurance companies often buy life insurance products to pay the costs of such settlements.
Uniform Settlement StatementUniform Settlement Statement
The Standard HUD Form 1 required to be given to the borrower, lender and seller at, or prior to, settlement.
Skip day settlementSkip day settlement
Settling a trade one business day beyond what is normal.
Short settlementShort settlement
Trade settlement made prior to the standard five-day period due to customer request.
Cash sale or settlementCash sale or settlement
Transaction in which a contract is settled on the same day as the trade date, or the next day if the trade occurs after 2:30 p.m. EST and the parties agree to this procedure. Often occurs because a party is strapped for cash and cannot wait until the regular five-business day settlement. See: Settlement date.
Further SuggestionsSettlement risk
Next day settlement
Regular way settlement
Cash settlement contracts
Continuous net settlement (CNS)
Exercise settlement amount
Good delivery and settlement procedures
Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA)
Exchange Delivery Settlement Price
Bank for International Settlements
Dispute settlement mechanism
Same Day Funds Settlement (SDFS)