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Synthetics

Definition: [crh] Customized hybrid instruments created by blending an underlying price on a cash inDefinition: strument with the price of a derivative instrument. It is a combination of security holdings that mimics the price movement of another siDefinition: ngle security (i.e., synthetic call: long position in a stock combined with a put on that position; a protected Definition: EF="/?rd=long">long sale; synthetic put: short position in a stock combined with a call oDefinition: n that position; a protected short sale).

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