Russian Option


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Russian Option

An option giving the holder the right but not the obligation to buy (for a call) or to sell (for a put) the underlying asset at the best price that occurs between the start of the option and the time it is exercised. What distinguishes a Russian option is the fact that there is no expiration date. The holder can wait indefinitely for an advantageous price and exercise the option. It is a type of lookback option.
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The envoys are due to meet again Thursday "to try to merge the two texts," a council diplomat said, declining to provide any details about the Russian option, only saying it contained some elements of its predecessor.
Bayar said the Russian option had been eliminated entirely.
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The Russian option is real and very serious," Badr said.
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Following the success we had after adding St Petersburg to our programme, we were very keen to offer more Russian options for the new year,' says Thomson's Sarah Lax.
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