Options Terms

  1. Near The Money

  2. Negative Butterfly

  3. Negative Carry

  4. Netback

  5. Netfile

  6. Net Option Premium

  7. Netting

  8. Neutral

  9. New York Board Of Trade - NYBOT

  10. New York Futures Exchange - NYFE

  11. New York Mercantile Exchange - NYMEX

  12. NFA Compliance Rule 2-43b

  13. Nick Leeson

  14. Night Cycle

  15. No Dealing Desk

  16. Nominal Quotation

  17. Non-Deliverable Forward - NDF

  18. Non-Equity Option

  19. Non-Hydraulic Fracturing

  20. Non-Member Trader

  21. Non-Open Market

  22. Non-Qualified Stock Option - NSO

  23. Noncallable

  24. Noncommercial Trader

  25. Nonfinancial Asset

  26. Noon Average Rate Contract - NARC

  27. Normal Profit

  28. North Sea Brent Crude

  29. Note Against Bond Spread - NOB

  30. Notional Value

  31. NYSE Amex Equities

  32. NYSE Arca

  33. OEX

  34. Offset

  35. Offsetting Transaction

  36. Oil ETF

  37. Omega

  38. Omnibus Account

  39. One-Touch Option

  40. Online Trading

  41. On Track

  42. OPEC Basket

  43. Open

  44. Opening Transaction

  45. Open Interest

  46. Open Outcry

  47. Open Trade Equity (OTE)

  48. Operational Efficiency

  49. Option

  50. Option-Adjusted Spread (OAS)

  51. Optionable Stock

  52. Option Agreement

  53. Option Chain

  54. Option Class

  55. Option Cycle

  56. Option Disclosure Document

  57. Option Income Fund

  58. Option Margin

  59. Option Premium

  60. Option Pricing Theory

  61. Options Backdating

  62. Option Schedule

  63. Options Clearing Corporation - OCC

  64. Options Contract

  65. Option Series

  66. Options Industry Council - OIC

  67. Options On Futures

  68. Options Price Reporting Authority - OPRA

  69. Options Roll Up

  70. Order Book Official

  71. OTC Options

  72. Out Of The Money - OTM

  73. Outperformance Option

  74. Outright Futures Position

  75. Outright Option

  76. Over-Hedging

  77. Overhang

  78. Overnight Index Swap

  79. Overwrite

  80. Overwriting

  81. Pacific Exchange - PCX

  82. Palladium

  83. Paper Profit (Paper Loss)

  84. Parity Price

  85. Participatory Notes

  86. Path Dependent Option

  87. Pay/Collect

  88. Payment Option ARM

  89. Pegging

  90. Perfect Hedge

  91. Performance Shares

  92. Period Certain

  93. Periodic Interest Rate

  94. Perpetual Option - XPO

  95. Perpetual Preferred Stock

  96. Philadelphia Semiconductor Index - SOX

  97. Philadelphia Stock Exchange - PHLX

  98. Phoenix Dollars

  99. Physical Delivery

  100. Physical Option

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