option contract
A contractual agreement that conveys to the buyer the right, but not the obligation, to buy (call option) or sell (put option) the underlying asset at a specified price and within a specified time. See expiration date.
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Deferred payment option
Short leg
speculative position limits
American option
quadruple witching week
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International Securities Exchange (ISE)
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real exchange rate