swaption


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swap·tion

 (swŏp′shən)
n.
An option giving the buyer the right to enter into a swap agreement by a specified date.

[Blend of swap and option.]

swaption

(ˈswɒpʃən)
n
(Banking & Finance) another name for swap4
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After listing payments in the millions that the MBTA makes to different banks for interest rate swaption agreements that went bad, the group shouted, "Cut off the banks.
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In connection with several swaps shown in the table above, Forest granted swaption instruments to counterparties in exchange for Forest receiving premium hedged prices on the swaps.
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8 million, net of tax, related to swap terminations and swaption expirations.
While the Turnpike has tried repeatedly to refinance portions of its debts to get out of the swaption financing arrangement, it has been unable to sell the bonds at auction on its own this year for a lack of buyers.
An element of market risk is present as a result of a swaption that can be exercised by the counterparty beginning in June 2013.