exercise loan

Exercise Loan

A loan that an employer gives to an employee to enable the employee to exercise his/her stock options. An exercise loan may be forgiven under certain, defined circumstances.
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exercise loan

A loan from an employer to an employee to pay for the exercise of incentive stock options. Exercise loans are sometimes forgiven in the event that specified performance goals are met.
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Using these criteria, we find adequate matches for 117 of the 146 purchase loans and 109 of the 132 option exercise loans. (6)