A statistic that attempts to help quantify current economic state. Common indicators include Gross Domestic Product (GDP), employment rates, inflation.
European Exchange, Frankfurt
European Central Bank (ECB)
Central Bank for the European Monetary Union.
A share bought without the right to receive the next dividend which is retained by the seller.
The date and time at which a bet will close. Expiration occurs daily for daily bets or the 3rd Friday of the month for some monthly and quarterly contracts – see the spreadbetting firm’s Market Information Sheet (or equivalent) for full details of all contracts expiry dates and times. On Expiration all bets are settled at the relevant closing price at the time specified in the Market Information Sheet.