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The purchase of an asset combined with the sale of a bond and the purchase of a put option on that asset. The strike price of the put is equal to the face value of the bond. Combined, these investments produce the same effect as buying a call option.
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The combination of a commodity and a put option on the commodity with the effect being the same as owning a call option.
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