Buy-and-hold strategy

Definition:

A passive investment strategy with no active buying and selling of assets from the time the portfolio is created until the end of the investment horizon. Opposite of active strategy.

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Perfect hedge

A situation in which the profit and loss from the underlying asset and the hedge position are equal.

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