Meaning of “index option” in the English Dictionary

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"index option" in Business English

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index optionnoun [ C ]

uk us also stock-index option

FINANCE an investment based on the value of a stock index (= a set of shares that shows the value of a stock market). The investor buys the right to buy or sell that index at a particular price by a date in the future:

S&P 500 Index Options

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