naked option position

naked option position
Salg af put option eller call option, hvor risikoen ikke er afdækket gennem en modgående forretning.

English-Danish financial dictionary. 2015.

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  • Naked Position — A securities position that is not hedged from market risk. Both the potential gain and the potential risk are greater when a position is naked instead of covered (a covered position is hedged from market risk). If an investor simply holds 500… …   Investment dictionary

  • Naked Put — A put option whose writer does not have a short position in the stock on which he or she has written the put. Sometimes referred to as an uncovered put. Naked puts are very risky since the writer can lose big if the underlying asset moves… …   Investment dictionary

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