Define: Daily Trading Limit

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Definition: Daily Trading Limit


Full Definition of Daily Trading Limit

The maximum amount, set by the exchange, that the price of a stock, commodity or futures/options contract can rise or fall in a single day. In some cases, trading in an asset is automatically suspended when the daily limit is reached.


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Definition Sources

Definitions for Daily Trading Limit are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 13th February, 2020