Glossary

out of the money the condition where the option makes losses in case of the exercise the option
ASK the price which the client can buy. It is shown as “buying price” and/or “offer”
Aseet the kind of the securities which the clients can buy from NEXT TOP OPTION
Amount The aggregate total. The total amount of the purchased option amount in NEXT TOP OPTION.
in the money in the money is the price which locks in the profit of the option.
for example, the condition where the current price of the underlying asset is higher than the strike price for the purchase of call option
inflation phenomenon where monetary value declined, and the condition where economic prices get higher on a continuous basis
Open position holding positions
Share index index which is integrated and quantified of each stock price in defined formula in order to indicate the circumstance of the equity market. Tokyo Stock Exchange Stock Price Index (TOPIX) and New York Dow Jones Industrial Average (Dow) are typical index.
Commodity Goods like gold・oil・soybean・wheat etc.
call option The option which is chosen under the expectation that the price at expiry time will be higher than the price at the time of the option purchase
margin maintenance ratio The ratio of the balance of the margin money to actual deal amount for the margin (deposit amount placed as collateral) trading under the leverage (trade bigger amount that the holding asset) effect.
spread the price difference between selling price and buying price
Expiry time Time when judge whether the option price goes up or goes down than the price at the time of option purchase
Put option The option which is chosen under the expectation that the price at expiry time will be lower than the price at the time of the option purchase
hedge hold a number of positions or combined positions in order to decrease the risk for keeping the position
ratio of the potential payout The ratio of payback amount to the purchase amount
cross position Hold both of selling position and purchase position