Equity Linked Note - ELN

AAA

DEFINITION of 'Equity Linked Note - ELN'

An instrument whose return is determined by the performance of a single equity security, a basket of equity securities, or an equity index.

INVESTOPEDIA EXPLAINS 'Equity Linked Note - ELN'

In the case of a note linked to an equity index, the security would typically be called an equity index-linked note.

RELATED TERMS
  1. Equity Commitment Note - ECN

    A type of mandatory convertible bond issued by a bank or other ...
  2. Equity Linked Foreign Exchange ...

    A put or call option that protects an investor from foreign-exchange ...
  3. Index Amortizing Note - IAN

    A type of structured note or debt obligation where principal ...
  4. Credit Linked Note - CLN

    A security with an embedded credit default swap allowing the ...
  5. Mutual Fund

    An investment vehicle that is made up of a pool of funds collected ...
  6. Equity

    1. A stock or any other security representing an ownership interest. ...
Related Articles
  1. Retirement

    Index-Linked Certificates Of Deposit: Upside Potential, Low Risk

    Index-linked CDs generate returns similar to indexes, without the potential for loss.
  2. Mutual Funds & ETFs

    Mutual Fund Basics Tutorial

    Learn about the basics - and the pitfalls - of investing in mutual funds.
  3. Mutual Funds & ETFs

    Index Investing

    Get to know the most important market indices and the pros and cons of investing in them.
  4. Investing Basics

    What Is Cold Storage For Bitcoin And Why Does It Matter?

    With increasing incidents of hacking in the world of digital currency, cold storage offers a safe place for the cryptocurrency owners.
  5. Professionals

    Are Alternative Mutual Funds, ETFs Right for You?

    Alternative mutual fund and ETFs are gaining popularity but are they a good idea for your regular Joe investor?
  6. Investing

    Is the Best Plan for Pot Investing 'Wait-and-see?'

    Legalized marijuana is an emerging industry and those interested in investing in it should proceed with caution.
  7. Mutual Funds & ETFs

    Tired Of Mutual Funds? Try This Alternative

    Mirrored investments services are a beneficial alternative to traditional mutual funds. Discover how they work and how they can be used to your advantage.
  8. Home & Auto

    A Soaring Housing Market: College Apartments

    How to play the boom in upscale student housing.
  9. Investing Basics

    The Strange New World Of The Bitcoin Exchange Futures Market

    We explain the basics of the Bitcoin exchange and futures market.
  10. Forex Education

    The Top Uses For P2P Currency Exchange

    Peer-to-peer (P2P) currency exchange networks offer a viable and cheaper alternative for buying and selling currencies.

You May Also Like

Hot Definitions
  1. Interest Rate Risk

    The risk that an investment's value will change due to a change in the absolute level of interest rates, in the spread between ...
  2. Income Effect

    In the context of economic theory, the income effect is the change in an individual's or economy's income and how that change ...
  3. Price-To-Sales Ratio - PSR

    A valuation ratio that compares a company’s stock price to its revenues. The price-to-sales ratio is an indicator of the ...
  4. Hurdle Rate

    The minimum rate of return on a project or investment required by a manager or investor. In order to compensate for risk, ...
  5. Market Value

    The price an asset would fetch in the marketplace. Market value is also commonly used to refer to the market capitalization ...
  6. Preference Shares

    Company stock with dividends that are paid to shareholders before common stock dividends are paid out. In the event of a ...
Trading Center