Option Holder

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

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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Naked Option

Business / Taxes / Naked Option: When you write, or sell, a call option but don't own the underlying instrument, such as a stock in the case of an equity option, the option is described as naked. Similarly, you write a naked put if y MORE

Uncovered Option

Business / Taxes / Uncovered Option: An uncovered option, also known as a naked option, is an option that is not backed by another position. For example, if you sell a call option without owning the stock that you would have to deliver i MORE

Covered Option

Business / Finance / Covered Option: Occurs when a portfolio manager invests dollars in an instrument denominated in a foreign currency and hedges the resulting foreign exchange risk by selling the proceeds of the investment forward for MORE

Option Writer

Business / Agriculture / Option Writer: A person who sells an option contract, receives the premium, and bears the obligation to buy or sell the asset at the strike price. MORE

Option Spread

Business / Finance / Option Spread: The trading of options of the same class at the same time in order to profit from changes in the size of the spread between different options. MORE

Option-Adjusted Spread (OAS)

Business / Finance / Option-Adjusted Spread (OAS): (1) The spread over an issuer's spot rate curve, developed as a measure of the yield spread that can be used to convert dollar differences between theoretical value and market prices. (2) The cost of MORE

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