Hybrid security

A convertible security whose optioned common stock is trading in a middle range, causing the convertible security to trade with the characteristics of both a fixed-income security and a common stock instrument. The New York Times Financial Glossary
Unsystematic risk or risk that is uncorrelated to the overall market risk. In other words, the risk that is firm specific and can be diversified through holding a portfolio of stocks. The New York Times Financial Glossary
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The option of terminating an investment earlier than originally planned. The New York Times Financial Glossary

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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