Define: Swaption

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Definition: Swaption

Quick Summary of Swaption

An option to enter into a swap contract.

What is the dictionary definition of Swaption?

Dictionary Definition

finance An instrument granting the owner an option to enter an interest rate swap.


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Swaption. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. November 21, 2019
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Swaption. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: November 21, 2019).
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This glossary post was last updated: 4th May 2019.