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underlying

adjective based on, basic, built on, deep-rooted, elemental, elementary, essential, latent, not evident, obscure, original, primal, primary, rudimentary, supporting, undermost, unseen
Associated concepts: underlying contract, underlying fact, underlying obligation
See also: basic, cardinal, central, essential, fundamental, initial, latent, organic, original, primary, rudimentary, substantive, virtual
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The price of any underlying instrument will vary over time as it is subjected to various market forces.
The funds' performance will depend on how the underlying instruments are doing.
Parties are generally free to agree on the structure and contents of the mortgage agreement, and underlying instruments, with relatively intricate and complex arrangements secured through a registered mortgage.
In addition, the Commission has preliminary concerns that the proposed transaction could lead to a near-monopoly in single stock equity futures and options based on Italian underlying instruments (securities) where parties are de facto the only competitors.
Aside from the value of the underlying instruments, the Bar's investment portfolio earned [dollar]570,000 last year.
As ETF strategists, the investment team has a thorough understanding of the underlying instruments, which enables better asset allocation decisions and risk controls.
Short-selling bans hurt liquidity in the underlying instruments, especially because they typically come at a time of market distress - when liquidity is already challenged.
What underlying instruments are being utilized to provide exposure to a given segment of the market, and is this an ETF or another type of exchange-traded product?
Commodity and currency futures prices are tightly linked to the prices of their underlying instruments, with futures prices highly sensitive to price movements of the underlying.
Also, the duration of the underlying instruments is chosen to reflect the long-term nature of the fund," says Akshay Gupta, chief executive officer, Peerless Mutual Fund.
aCommission President Jose Manuel Barroso said in a statement, on 9 March, that he would consider banning "naked" CDS selling, where investors speculate without owning the underlying instruments.