option agreement

Option agreement

A form that an options investor opening an option account fills out guarantees the investor will follow trading regulations and has the financial resources to settle possible losses.

Option Agreement

An agreement that many investors must make with a brokerage in order to trade in options with that brokerage. The option agreement ensures that the investor has enough financial resources and is sufficiently familiar with the parameters of option trading in order to make sound and legal investment decisions.

option agreement

A formal written document that must be signed by an investor and put into the possession of the brokerage firm before the investor may trade options. The purpose of the agreement is to help assure that the investor has the financial resources and appropriate goals to qualify for trading options and that sufficient information in the form of an Options Clearing Corporation prospectus has been supplied so that the investor can understand the rules and risks.
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NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-September 5, 2019-Catena to receive SEK59m as compensation after release from option agreement with Kilenkrysset
Global Banking News-September 5, 2019-Catena to receive SEK59m as compensation after release from option agreement with Kilenkrysset
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 5, 2019-Catena to receive SEK59m as compensation after release from option agreement with Kilenkrysset
M2 PHARMA-August 22, 2019-Iconic Therapeutics enters into ophthalmology option agreement with Novartis
(TSXV: ICM) (OTC Pink: BVTEF) (FSE: YQGB) ("Iconic" or the "Company") announces that it has entered into an agreement dated August 9, 2019 (the "Hercules Option Agreement") with Great Basin Resources Inc.
Aridis Pharmaceuticals announced that it has entered into an option agreement with the Serum International, or SIBV, an affiliate of Serum Institute of India, Ltd., the world's largest vaccine manufacturer by dose units.
Proceeds of the Note are being used to complete the US$75,000 payment due to GeoXplor Corporation and Clayton Valley Limited (the Optionors) under the terms of the Amended Option Agreement between Pure Energy and the Optionors (see Company news release of October 15, 2018).
They have been acquired by joint venture partners KKR and Round Hill Capital Watkin Jones has also exchanged an option agreement with the joint venture for a fifth student accommodation scheme in Bristol, conditional on full planning consent.
Tronox Limited (NYSE: TROX), a global mining and inorganic chemicals company, has signed an Option Agreement with Advanced Metal Industries Cluster Company Limited.
Saudi industrial conglomerate Tasnee has signed an option agreement to sell a 90 percent stake in its titanium smelter in the south western city of Jazan to US-based Tronox.
In 2016, First Quantum entered into a two-year option agreement (the Troilus Option Agreement) with a wholly owned subsidiary of Sulliden Mining Capital Inc.
The term of the option agreement will be for a period of four years, with a right to extend the term for a further two years.