The process of execution of his rights by the option buyer to assign or call away the underlying asset to the option seller. The exercise can mean to buy the underlying asset in case of call option exercise or sell it in case of put options.
Expiration is the date that the option contract expires. All options contracts are valid for a fixed duration. This is the lifespan of the option where the buyer has the right to exercise the option and the seller has the obligation to fulfill the terms of the option. [click to read more]
The exercise of an in-the-money option by the clearing firm (Options Clearing Corporation) as a measure of protection for the holder of the expiring option. It can be compared to an insurance policy for the option holder.[click to read more]
The underlying security that is delivered to the buyer of options if the buyer decides to exercise their options position(s). These deliverable are assigned to the option writer in electronic or physical assets.[click to read more]
The assignment of underlying stock to the seller of option by the option buyer through executing his right to exercisean before it's expiry date. Only American-style options are subject to early exercise, while European-style options are not.[click to read more]
The style of an option that limits the exercise to its expiry only and can not be exercised any other time during the life cycle of an option. There is advantage to the writer of option in this type of feature as the writer can be sure that there would not be any early [click to read more]
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