Sell hedge

Related: short hedge. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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  • sell hedge — Related: short hedge. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • sell short — v. To sell shares of stock or other commodities borrowed from someone else, intending to buy them back at a lower price later so as to make a profit and still be able to return the shares or their value to their original owner. n. short sale See… …   Law dictionary

  • Hedge — A transaction that reduces the risk of an investment. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ▪ I. hedge hedge 1 [hedʒ] noun [countable] FINANCE something that gives you protection against a financial risk, for example futures (= agreements… …   Financial and business terms

  • hedge — (1) Verb To reduce risk or behavior that reduces risk from future price movements. (2) Noun A transaction undertaken to reduce risk by offsetting the risk in another transaction. The risk in one position is hedged by counterbalancing it with the… …   Financial and business terms

  • Hedge fund — A hedge fund is a private investment fund open to a limited range of investors which is permitted by regulators to undertake a wider range of activities than other investment funds and which pays a performance fee to its investment manager.… …   Wikipedia

  • hedge fund — / hedʒ fʌnd/ noun a partnership open to a small number of rich investors, which invests in equities, currency futures and derivatives and may produce high returns but carries a very high risk ▪▪▪ ‘…much of what was described as near hysteria was… …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • Hedge (finance) — For other uses, see Hedge (disambiguation). Finance Financial markets …   Wikipedia

  • hedge fund — An investment vehicle that somewhat resembles a mutual fund, but with a number of important differences. If the fund is off shore , the fund does not have to adhere to any SEC regulations (and can only sell to non U.S. investors or investment… …   Financial and business terms

  • hedge — I UK [hedʒ] / US noun [countable] Word forms hedge : singular hedge plural hedges ** a line of bushes or small trees growing close together around a garden or field We crawled through a gap in the hedge. a high hawthorn hedge • a hedge against… …   English dictionary

  • hedge — I. noun Etymology: Middle English hegge, from Old English hecg; akin to Old English haga hedge, hawthorn Date: before 12th century 1. a. a fence or boundary formed by a dense row of shrubs or low trees b. barrier, limit 2. a means of protection… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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