Tag: calculus

Icarus Factor

Definition"The Icarus Factor" is the 14th episode of the second season of the American science fiction television series Star Trek: The Next Generation, the...

Odd Lot

Odd Lot What is an 'Odd Lot' An odd lot is an order amount for a security that is less than the...

Rate Of Change

Rate Of Change What is 'Rate Of Change' The rate of change (ROC) is the speed at which a variable changes over...

Backflip Takeover

Backflip Takeover What is 'Backflip Takeover' An uncommon type of takeover in which the acquirer becomes a subsidiary of the acquired or...

Calculation Agent

Calculation Agent What is 'Calculation Agent' An entity that determines the price of an investment product such as a swap. A calculation...

Gamma Neutral

Gamma Neutral What is 'Gamma Neutral' A method of managing risk in options trading by establishing an asset portfolio whose delta rate...

Gamma

Gamma What is 'Gamma' Gamma is the rate of change in an option's delta per 1-point move in the underlying asset's price....

Taking The Street

Taking The Street What is 'Taking The Street' A slang phrase referring to the hedge fund tactic of buying large amounts of...

Sale

Sale What is a 'Sale' A sale is a transaction between two parties where the buyer receives goods (tangible or intangible), services...

Economic Derivative

Economic Derivative What is an 'Economic Derivative' An economic derivative is a relatively new form of derivative contract (the first ones were...

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