140 Results for Tag: options

Knock-Out Option

Knock-Out Option What is a 'Knock-Out Option' A knock-out option is an option with a built-in mechanism to expire worthless if a specified price level is exceeded. A knock-out option sets

Halloween Strategy

Halloween Strategy What is a 'Halloween Strategy' A Halloween strategy is an investment technique in which an investor sells stocks before May 1 and refrains from reinvesting in the stock

Harmless Warrant

Harmless Warrant What is 'Harmless Warrant' A warrant that requires the holder to surrender a similar bond when purchasing a new fixed-income instrument. For the warrant to be exercisable,

Yield-Based Option

Yield-Based Option What is 'Yield-Based Option' A type of debt-instrument-based option that derives its value from the difference between the exercise price and the value of the yield of t

Implied Rate

Implied Rate What is an 'Implied Rate' An implied rate is an interest rate that is determined by the difference between the spot rate and the forward/futures rate. The degree of relative c

Implied Contract

DefinitionA quasi-contract is a fictional contract recognised by a court. The notion of a quasi-contract can be traced to Roman law and is still a concept used in some modern legal systems.

Intrinsic Value

Intrinsic Value In the market of finance, the term intrinsic value can have two distinct meanings: Intrinsic value, is the difference between the strike price of the option and the underlyi

Illiquid Option

Illiquid Option What is 'Illiquid Option' An option contract that cannot be sold for cash quickly at the prevailing market price. Illiquid options have very low or no open interest. Expl

Implied Call

Implied Call What is 'Implied Call' A right given to mortgage borrowers that allows them to call or pay-back a loan at any time. The call is implied, as it is included in most mortgages un

Immediate Payment Annuity

Immediate Payment Annuity What is an 'Immediate Payment Annuity' An immediate payment annuity is an annuity contract that is purchased with a single lump-sum payment and in exchange, pays
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