put
The act of exercising an option to sell the underlying asset, or an option that confers upon the holder the right to sell the underlying asset to the option's writer - but not the obligation to do so - at a specified price and by a certain date. In the forex options market, a put on the Base Currency is also a call on the counter currency since currencies trade in pairs.
Browse by Subjects
exotic
Break Even Point
Ratio Calendar Combination
Diagonal Spread
ratio spread
See All Related Terms »

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC)
discharge
nest egg
profit planning
brokerage firm