OTC Options

OTC Options

Option contracts that are not traded on an exchange. Because they are over-the-counter, OTC options are not standardized contracts and, as a result, can have any number of unusual features. This allows investors more flexibility, but creates additional risk. See also: Exotic option.
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and fined the firm $80,000 after it found that due to a coding error, the firm deleted over-the-counter (OTC) options positions upon expiration, and thereby underreported each of these OTC options positions to the Large Options Positions Report (LOPR) system on one day.
Growth will be marginally higher than the review period as more herbal\traditional products enter the sleeping aids category, increasing the OTC options available to consumers.
Sales will however be supported by consumers preferring time-saving OTC options to a lengthy trip to a doctor's surgery for Rx alternatives.
As always, the nuances of central bank policy, relative economic growth rates, interest rate spreads, risk/volatility metrics, hedge fund positioning, OTC options strikes and chart points.
NSAIDs--which include ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) and Napoxen (Naprosyn)--tend to be regarded by patients as harmless painkillers, but even OTC options can cause serious side effects.
While there are still some important details to be worked out including ensuring lower-cost generic versions of EC are included in the OTC options --we're celebrating this victory.
Singapore Exchange ( SGX ) today successfully launched its new OTC Options suite for SGX Iron Ore and SGX Forward Freight Agreements (FFA).
While many food retailers are enjoying the higher margins and incremental profits these items deliver daily, many have yet to expand their assortments - especially in baby OTC - to include more pediatric OTC options," says Dave Lesiak, director of sales for Carson, Calif.
Other instruments included OTC options, OTC swaps, and cross-currency swaps.
The Global Exceed strategy can be accessed by institutional investors, pensions funds, asset managers, private banks, insurance companies and other fund managers via a wide range of formats, including excess return swaps, cash-plus floaters, funds, OTC options, principal-protected notes (including CPPI), and liability-side swaps allowing for structured funding cost reduction.
In his new role, Roelke will be responsible for selling of equity derivative securities, such as ETFs and OTC options and swaps.
Insurance companies may opt to stop paying for prescription eye drops such as Patanol, Optivar, and Elestat since they are very similar to the new OTC options.