Octoquinquagintillion

Definition:

A unit of quantity equal to 10177 (1 followed by 177 zeros).

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Writing cash-secured puts

An option strategy to avoid using a margin account. Instead of depositing margin with a broker, a put writer can deposit a cash balance equal to the option exercise price, and can avoid additional... Read More

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