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Convertible arbitrage

A strategy involving the 

Purchase

 of 

Convertible

 securities and the subsequent shorting of the corresponding stock. 

Conversion

 will 

Offset

 the short 

Position

. The 

Transaction

 may be profitable if the 

Convertible

 is priced incorrectly relative to the stock.



Related Terms: 14

Action

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Conversion

,

Convertible

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ECU

,

Inc.

,

Offset

,

Profit

,

Purchase

,

Position

,

RSI

,

SEC

,

Short

,

Short position

,

Transaction


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10-Q

,

10-K

,

19c3 stock

,

Adjustable rate

,

Accrual of discount

,

American Stock Exchange

,

Amortization of premium

,

Asked price

,

Asking price

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

Adjustable rate preferred stock

,

Adjusted futures price

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Adjustable Rate Mortgage

,

Advance rate

,

Annual Percentage Rate

,

Applicable federal rate

,

Asset conversion loan

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

Average price per share

,

Aggregate exercise price

,

At the money

,

Absorption rate

,

Across the board

,

Action

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Automated Pricing and Reporting System

,

Away from the market

,

Below the line

,

Book profit

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Burn rate

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Benchmark interest rate

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Busted convertible

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy the book

,

Balance of payments

,

Bank Rate

,

Base interest rate

,

Board of Governors

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Base rate

,

Blended rate

,

Broker loan rate

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Benefit offset

,

Borrowed stock

,

Balanced investment strategy

,

Barbell strategy

,

Bullet strategy

,

Break-even tax rate

,

Blow-off top

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Cash conversion cycle

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Call price

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Common stock equivalent

,

Conversion

,

Conversion option

,

Conversion parity price

,

Conversion premium

,

Conversion price

,

Conversion ratio

,

Conversion value

,

Convertible

,

Convertible debenture

,

Convertible debt

,

Convertible Eurobond

,

Convertible security

,

Coupon rate

,

Current production rate

,

Call money rate

,

Code of procedure

,

Convertible currency

,

Capitalization of income

,

Capitalization rate

,

Cap rate

,

Civilian unemployment rate

,

Consumer Price Index

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Cyclical stock

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Cash price

,

Certificated stock

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Commodities Exchange Act

,

Conversion privilege

,

Convertible term insurance

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Callable stock

,

Certificate of stock

,

Consumer stock

,

Control stock

,

Corporate action

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Class action suit

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Convertible ARM

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

C shares

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Closing transaction

,

Conversion arbitrage

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Convertible arbitrage

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cup and handle

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Closing price

,

Closing purchase

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Direct profit

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Dollar price

,

Drawn securities

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Dividend rate

,

Desk (the)

,

Discount rate

,

Division of labor

,

Delivery price

,

Deal stock

,

Defensive stock

,

Distribution stock

,

Donated stock

,

Doing business as

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Dirty stock

,

Defensive investment strategy

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Depth of market

,

Effective annual interest rate

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Either-or order

,

ECU

,

Exchange rate

,

Economic growth rate

,

Edge Act

,

E-mini

,

Exchange of spot

,

Ex-pit transaction

,

Effective tax rate

,

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

,

Employee stock repurchase agreement

,

Exit strategy

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

First In First Out

,

Form 10-Q

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

Flight to quality

,

Floating-rate bond

,

Flow of funds

,

Full price

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Floating exchange rate

,

Foreign exchange rate

,

Forward exchange rate

,

Forward P/E

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Federal Reserve Discount Rate

,

Free market price

,

Forward price

,

Futures price

,

First preferred stock

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Full stock

,

Friends and family offering

,

Fair Credit Reporting Act

,

Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

,

Fixed rate

,

Fixed-rate loan

,

Fixed-Rate Mortgage

,

Floating rate

,

Forward interest rate

,

Forward Rate Agreement

,

Full faith and credit

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Free and clear

,

Federal Insurance Contributions Act

,

Free right of exchange

,

Gross profit

,

Gross profit margin

,

Government securities

,

Government Securities Clearing Corporation

,

General Securities Representative Examination

,

Glass-Steagall Act

,

Growth stock

,

G-7

,

GDP implicit price deflator

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

Growth strategy

,

Growth and income fund

,

Gather in the stops

,

Going short

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House of issue

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

High-tech stock

,

Holder in due course

,

Home Equity Conversion Mortgage

,

Home equity line of credit

,

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act

,

Head and shoulders

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

Horizontal price movement

,

In escrow

,

Interest rate collar

,

Interest rate risk

,

Interest rate swap

,

International Securities Identification Number

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

Income stock

,

In line

,

Inflation rate

,

Interest rate futures

,

Interbank Rate

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

Inc.

,

In intestacy

,

Involuntary conversion

,

Interest rate

,

Interest rate cap

,

Interest rate ceiling

,

Interest rate floor

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Interest rate option

,

I/O strip

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

Jointly and severally

,

Jumping the gun

,

Joint will

,

Joint and several liability

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

Joint Stock Company

,

Last In First Out

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Long position

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Limit price

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

London Inter-Bank Offer Rate

,

Loan stock

,

Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

,

Letter of comment

,

Living will

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lock-in

,

Lease-purchase agreement

,

Leading the market

,

Ladder strategy

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Market conversion price

,

Make a market

,

Margin rate

,

Market if touched order

,

Market on close order

,

Mark-to-market

,

May Day

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Marginable stock

,

Market rate

,

Money at call

,

Mortgage rate

,

Marketable securities

,

Mill rate

,

Maximum price fluctuation

,

Net profit

,

Net profit margin

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

New York Stock Exchange

,

Nominal rate

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

National Securities Clearing Corporation

,

National Securities Trade Association

,

Nonvoting stock

,

No-Action Letter

,

Null and void

,

Notice of Default

,

Non-qualified stock option

,

Non-statutory stock option

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

No-load stock

,

Naked position

,

Net position

,

Net transaction

,

Off-balance-sheet financing

,

Off the books

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Offering price

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

Off-floor order

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Or better

,

Operating profit margin

,

Operating rate

,

Optionable stock

,

Original issue stock

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Opening transaction

,

Option price

,

Out of the money

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

On-balance volume

,

Off-board

,

Offset

,

On close

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Open position

,

Pooling of interests

,

Pre-depreciation profit

,

Pre-tax profit margin

,

Profit

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Profit margin

,

Pro forma

,

Pass-through coupon rate

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Premium over conversion value

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Purchase

,

Position

,

Public Securities Association

,

Preferred stock

,

Prior preferred stock

,

P&L

,

Profit warning

,

Price index

,

Producer Price Index

,

Parity price

,

Position trader

,

Price limit

,

Public offering price

,

Pour-over will

,

Power of Attorney

,

Prime rate

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Purchase-money mortgage

,

Prime rate fund

,

Position limit

,

Price spread

,

Purchase agreement

,

Profit-sharing

,

Prudent Expert Act

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Preservation of capital

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Profit ratio

,

Painting the tape

,

Paper profit

,

Priced out

,

Price range

,

Price-weighted index

,

Profit-taking

,

Reports and Records

,

Retention rate

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Run rate

,

Real interest rate

,

Regulation Q

,

Rate covenant

,

Redemption price

,

Reading the tape

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Real economic growth rate

,

Retail Price Index

,

Restricted stock

,

Regulation A

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Rate-improvement

,

Rate lock

,

Renegotiable rate

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Risk/return trade-off

,

Relative Strength Index

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

RSI

,

Rate of return

,

Realized profit

,

Real rate of return

,

SEC filing

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Savings and Loan

,

Short-term reserves

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

Stock association

,

SEC

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Short bond

,

Short-term

,

Spot rate

,

Stock buyback

,

SEC fee

,

Securities analyst

,

Securities Industry Association

,

Securities Investor Protection Corporation

,

Securities loan

,

Segregation of securities

,

Sell the book

,

Stock loan

,

Stop price

,

Second preferred stock

,

Stock dividend

,

Savings rate

,

Standard of living

,

Swap rate

,

Settlement price

,

Short hedge

,

Single stock futures

,

Spot price

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Stock life insurance company

,

Secondary stock

,

Short interest

,

Short interest ratio

,

Stock bonus plan

,

Stock certificate

,

Stock Clearing Corporation

,

Stock consolidation

,

Stock exchange

,

Stock index

,

Stock market

,

Stock option

,

Stock option plan

,

Stock power

,

Stock screening

,

Stock swap

,

Stock symbol

,

Stock ticker

,

Subscription price

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Securities lending

,

Start rate

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Stock fund

,

Selling the spread

,

Short leg

,

Short market value

,

Short straddle

,

Synthetic stock

,

Share price

,

Split-adjusted price

,

Stock list

,

Story stock

,

Selling short

,

Selling short against the box

,

Short

,

Short cover

,

Shorting against the box

,

Short position

,

Short purchase

,

Short sale rule

,

Short squeeze

,

Structured portfolio strategy

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Standard mileage rate

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Securities fraud

,

Seek a market

,

Short swing profits

,

Short swing rules

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

Transaction

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Treasury Stock

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Teaser rate

,

Truth in Lending

,

Tenancy at will

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Trading profit

,

Take a bath

,

Target price

,

U.S. Government Agency Security

,

U.S. Savings Bond

,

U.S. Treasury

,

U.S. Treasury Bill

,

U.S. Treasury Bond

,

U.S. Treasury Note

,

U.S. Treasury Securities

,

Uniform Securities Act

,

Unappropriated profit

,

Unemployment rate

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Unrealized profit

,

Variable rate

,

Value stock

,

Vetoing stock

,

Voting stock

,

Williams Act

,

Wage price spiral

,

Waiver of premium

,

Watered stock

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

When, as, and if issued

,

X or XD

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares


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