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Trading Glossary

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Underlying Asset

In derivatives trading, an underlying asset is the financial instrument represented by a derivative , and is what gives a derivative its value. An underlying asset often takes the form of a stock or a commodity , but it can be any...

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Active Order

During a day of trading a broker   will buy and sell. What they buy and sell, and how much they do it for, comes down to specific orders given to them by investors. An order is called active when it's running either for the duration of...

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