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Definition: Exercise

Full Definition of Exercise

Exercise. An option is the right to buy or sell a security or asset at a specified price at some future time. To exercise an option is to carry out the transaction specified in the option.

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Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Exercise. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. https://payrollheaven.com/define/exercise/ (accessed: September 23, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Exercise. PayrollHeaven.com. Retrieved September 23, 2021, from PayrollHeaven.com website: https://payrollheaven.com/define/exercise/

Definition Sources

Definitions for Exercise are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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