Call

Definition:

An option that gives the holder the right to buy the underlying asset.

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Partial Vote

When only a portion of the total shares in an account is voted. For example, a broker has 1,000 shares and sends out a card to each of four shareholder clients. If only three of the four client cards... Read More

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