Category: -Glossary
Subcategory: A



The act of surrendering a claim to, or interest in, a particular asset.

The permitted withdrawal from a forward contract that is made for the purchase of deliverable securities.

To choose not to exercise or sell an option Abandonment occurs when the option is out of the money on the expiration date. At this point the option is worthless.

The option to close out an investment prior to the fulfillment of the original conditions for termination.