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1. Last Will And Testament

2. Linear Approximation Of The Annualised Growth Rate

3. low balance method

4. Leverage

5. lot and block

6. limits under multiple policy (LUMP) years

7. law clerk

8. larger parcel

9. LM-Curve

10. Logarithmic Laspeyres Price Index

11. Level III quotes

12. lead based paint

13. Local Loop Unbundling (LLU)

14. Legal opinion

15. lateral reinforcement

16. low density concrete

17. Letters Of Administration

18. Linehaul Charges -

19. lock washer

20. lath and slat fence

21. Last In First Out (lifo)

22. lead and oakum joint

23. loss relief

24. Lending securities

25. Listed security

26. lawyers professional liability coverage

27. Linear Trend

28. Land Degradation

29. Labour Turnover

30. Liabilities

31. Licensed for Reinsurance Only

32. LA

33. Loan Terms

34. leach line

35. Literate Person

36. loss-control activities

37. Less Than Container Load

38. Ledger Balance

39. LDP

40. Load fund

41. long-tail business

42. loan floor

43. Long only portfolio

44. liquid position

45. loan loss reserve

46. leach field

47. lineal

48. LCL

49. laminate

50. lap cement

51. littoral

52. leaded zinc

53. Landfill Site

54. Lending Policy

55. life

56. LSO

57. Loan Servicing

58. loan processor

59. lighting

60. Late Retirement

61. land trust

62. Lady Macbeth Strategy

63. Long-Term Anticipation Securities (LEAPS)

64. labor relations

65. liquid penetrant examination

66. land capacity

67. loss psychology

68. Legal Risk Placement

69. loss prevention

70. lawful money

71. licensed appraiser

72. leveraged investment company

73. limited convertibility

74. Link

75. Limited warranty

76. Less-than-truckload

77. Lease Payments

78. Level annuity system

79. life tenant

80. light crude oil

81. law of large numbers

82. laissez-faire

83. lien theory state

84. loft

85. LSAP

86. loan amortization schedule

87. league tables

88. lagged reserves

89. Lock commitment letter

90. laying the ends

91. leasehold improvement

92. laitance

93. Lock-In

94. leg out

95. Land Conservation

96. lock-up option

97. liquid yield option note

98. Logical Participation Strategies

99. Lewd And Lascivious

100. letter of collection

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Call Option

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Buying a call option gives you, as owner, the right to buy a fixed quantity of the underlying product at a specified price, called the strike price, within a specified time period. For example, you might purchase a call option on 100 shares of a stock if you expect the stock price to increase but prefer not to tie up your investment principal by investing in the stock. If the price of the stock does go up, the call option will increase in value. You might choose to sell your option at a profit or exercise the option and buy the shares at the strike price. But if the stock price at expiration is less than the strike price the option will be worthless. The amount you lose, in that case, is the premium you paid to buy the option plus any brokerage fees. In contrast, you can sell a call option, which is known as writing a call. That gives the buyer the right to buy the underlying investment from you at the strike price before the option expires. If you write a call, you are obliged to sell if the option is exercised and you are assigned to meet the call.

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