currency option


currency option
Holder's option to receive income and/or redemption payments in one of several currencies, as determined by the terms and conditions of the issue.

Euroclear glossary. 2008.

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  • currency option — An option to buy or sell a foreign currency. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary Holder s option to receive income and/or redemption payments in one of several currencies, as determined by the terms and conditions of the issue. Euroclear Clearing and… …   Financial and business terms

  • Currency option — An option to buy or sell a foreign currency. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * currency option currency option ➔ option * * * currency option UK US noun [C] ► FINANCE a type of investment that allows you to buy an amount of foreign… …   Financial and business terms

  • Currency Option — A contract that grants the holder the right, but not the obligation, to buy or sell currency at a specified exchange rate during a specified period of time. For this right, a premium is paid to the broker, which will vary depending on the number… …   Investment dictionary

  • currency option — A contract giving the right either to buy or to sell a specified currency at a fixed exchange rate within a given period. The price agreed is called the exercise price or strike price. This is the price at which the buyer has the right to buy or… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • Cross-currency option — опцион, зависящий от трех различных валют: валюты, подлежащей доставке при исполнении, валюты цены исполнения и валюта, используемой для выражения цены опциона. См. также: Валютные опционы Финансовый словарь Финам …   Финансовый словарь

  • Foreign currency option — An option that conveys the right to buy or sell a specified amount of foreign currency at a specified price within a specified time period. The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • Virtual currency option — A new option contract introduced by the PHLX in 1994 that is settled in US$ rather than in the underlying currency. These options are also called 3 Ds (dollar denominated delivery). The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • foreign currency option — An option that conveys the right (but not the obligation) to buy or sell a specified amount of foreign currency at a specified price within a specified time period. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • virtual currency option — A new option contract introduced by the PHLX in 1994 that is settled in US dollars rather than in the underlying currency. These options are also called 3 Ds (dollar denominated delivery). Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • Option style — In finance, the style or family of an option is a general term denoting the class into which the option falls, usually defined by the dates on which the option may be exercised. The vast majority of options are either European or American (style) …   Wikipedia


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