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Definition of

uncovered option

Stockholding & Investments

option whose seller does not own associated asset a type of option in which the underlying asset is not owned by the seller, who risks considerable loss if the price of the asset falls.

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Definitions of ’uncovered option’ and meaning of ’uncovered option’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’uncovered option’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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