Definitions for "Inverted market"
See Backwardation
A futures market, where nearer months are selling at premiums over the longer dates. On such a market supplies are in shortage.
futures market in which nearby month contracts are selling at higher prices than those of deferred months; except for an interest rate futures market, which is inverted when distant contracts are at a premium to near month contracts.
Where short term instruments are trading at premiums to long term instruments.