Meaning of “Asian option” in the English Dictionary


"Asian option" in Business English

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Asian optionnoun [ C ]

uk us

STOCK MARKET, FINANCE an option (= the right to buy or sell shares, etc.) whose price is calculated on its average price over a particular period of time rather than on the day it is sold:

An Asian option can protect an investor from the volatility risk that comes with the market.

(Definition of “Asian option” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)