Futures Option

Business / Finance / Futures Option: A market where contracts for future delivery of a commodity or a security are bought or sold.

Other Words for Option

Option Adjective Synonyms: choice, privilege, election, opportunity, chance
Option Noun Synonyms: choice, selection, alternative, recourse, opportunity, way out
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New York Futures Exchange (NYFE)

Business / Finance / New York Futures Exchange (NYFE): A wholly owned subsidiary of the NYSE that trades futures and futures options on the NYSE composite index. MORE

Option Elasticity

Business / Finance / Option Elasticity: The percentage increase in an option's value, given a 1 percentage point change in the value of the underlying security. MORE

Option Cycle

Business / Finance / Option Cycle: The cycle of option expiration months. The most common cycles are: January, April, July, and October (JAJO); February, May, August, and November (FMAN); and March, June, September, and December (MJSD) MORE

Option Holder

Business / Finance / Option Holder: A person who has an option that has not been exercised. MORE

Option Listing

Business / Real Estate / Option Listing: A listing in which the broker also retains an option to purchase the property for the brokers own account. In view of the body of litigation involving breach of fiduciary duties by brokers who conceal MORE

Option Margin

Business / Finance / Option Margin: The margin requirement for options described in Regulation T and in brokers' individual policies. MORE

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