equity option

Equity Option

An option contract on a stock. The holder of an equity option has the ability to buy (in a call) or sell (in a put) some number of stocks in a certain company at a given strike price on or before the expiration date. See also: NEO.

equity option

An option for which the underlying asset is stock. Compare nonequity option.
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Companies don't need to use them, because they can use the traditional bond markets to raise capital, and don't have to give up an equity option like they would in a traditional convertible.
The key input to convertibles risk and return is in the underlying equity option. So we would expect convertibles volatility to be lower in light of the reduced volatility level of stocks.
Mitschek stressed that once the equity option will be executed by the four partners on the Azerbaijani Shah Deniz gas condensate field's development (SOCAR, BP, Statoil and Total), they will join the project.
Roiss considers that the principle agreement for joint funding of development costs against a 50% equity option is an important step ahead and a confirmation for the company's course for securing alternative gas supply sources for Europe.
Topics discussed include methods for pricing equity option and interest rate products, credit derivatives, structured credit products, and fund options and hybrids.
If it chooses the equity option, shares will be issued at an 8% discount to the share price at the time of repayment.
MSIF has three main funds: The Small Firms Fund which provides loans from pounds 3,000pounds 100,000; the Mezzanine Fund, which provides loans with a premium or equity option from pounds 100,000-pounds 1m; and the Venture Fund, which provides equity packages of up to pounds 2m.
For example, if you choose the 100 percent equity option offered by ScholarShare when your child is two years old, and at age 15 decide that you want a more conservative investment, you will be unable to reduce your risk by switching options.
The first is a custom pool that's designed to be a small-company equity option. It's different because it blends two funds - one proprietary collective fund and one outside mutual fund.
SMLP and ExxonMobil have also executed an equity option agreement, which provides ExxonMobil or an affiliate the right to become an equity partner in Double E.
In this role, he was responsible for investment solutions tailored for the Private Client segment; including, Structured Notes, OTC Derivatives, Foreign Exchange, Equity Option Overlay, Exchange Funds, Securities Lending, and Social Impact Investments.
Wth prices starting at pounds 52,000 for 80% shared equity option, Cable Yard is proving an ideal location.