Settlement optionsThe various options available to the beneficiaries of a life insurance policy in the event of the death of the insured. For example a lump sum or an income.
Settlement optionsThe various possibilities open to a beneficiary under a life insurance policy as to how the benefit will be paid out.
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.
Settlement riskSettlement risk
The risk that one party will deliver and the counterparty will not be able to pay and vice versa.
Regular settlementRegular settlement
Transaction in which a stock contract is settled and delivered on the fifth full business day following the date of the transaction (trade date). In Japan, regular settlement occurs three business days following the trade date; in London, two weeks following the trade date (at times, three weeks); in France, once per month.
Good delivery and settlement proceduresGood delivery and settlement procedures
Refers to PSA Uniform Practices such as cutoff times on delivery of securities and notification, allocation, and proper endorsement.
Short settlementShort settlement
Trade settlement made prior to the standard five-day period due to customer request.
Further SuggestionsInsurance settlement
Same Day Funds Settlement (SDFS)
Uniform Settlement Statement
Skip day settlement
Cash settlement contracts
Dispute Settlement Body
Regular way settlement
Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Dispute settlement mechanism
Exchange Delivery Settlement Price
Continuous net settlement (CNS)
Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA)
Bank for International Settlements