Define: Underlying

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Definition: Underlying


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The asset, measure or obligation on which a derivative, such as an option or futures contract, is based.


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Definitions for Underlying are sourced/syndicated from:

  • Oxford Dictionary Of Economics
  • BusinessDictionary.com
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 4th May 2019.