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Call

To convoke or summon by public announcement; to request the appearance and participation of several people—such as a call of a jury to serve, a roll call, a call of public election, or a call of names of the members of a legislative body.

In contract law, the demand for the payment of money according to the contract terms, usually by formal notice.

As applied to corporation law, the demand of the board of directors that subscribers pay an installment or portion of the amount that is still owed on shares that they have agreed to buy. A call price is the price paid by a corporation for the redemption of its own Securities.

In securities, a contract that gives a person the right to demand payment of a certain specified number of shares of stock at a stated price or upon a fixed date.

call

n. the demand by a corporation that a stockholder pay an installment or assessment on shares already owned.

call

(Appeal), noun address, adjuration, application, beseechment, bid, cry, earnest request, entreaty, imploration, importunity, insistent demand, instance, invocation, invocatory plea, invocatory prayer, motion, obtestation, petition, plea, prayer, request, requisition, solemn entreaty, solicitation, suit, supplication, vox
Associated concepts: adjournment of a term of the court subbect to call, calendar call, call contract, call prior to maturity, calls for more margin, dismissal for failure to answer a call

call

(Option), noun alternative, choice, decision, deeand made on a stock holder, discretion, discretionary order, freedom of choice, liberty of action, opportunity, requisition, right of put and call, stock agreement
Associated concepts: “call” option on stock or assessments, calls and assessments, “puts” and “calls” as options in a contract

call

(Title), noun agnomen, alias, antonomasia, appellative, application, baptism, byword, caption, cognomination, compellation, convertible terms, designation, epithet, eponym, expression, given name, head, indication, matronymic, name, namesake, nomenclature, patronymic, praenomen, prenomen, proper name, sign, signature, sobriquet, style, surname, term, trope

call

(Appeal to), verb address a petition, address a request, address oneself to, adjure, appeal, apply to, ask, ask for, be a suppliant, beg a favor, beg leave, beseech, bespeak, call for aid, call for help, call upon, clamare, cry, cry to, entreat, impetrate, implore, importune, invite, make a petition, make a request, make a requisiiion, make appeal, make application, make bold to ask, make earnest entreaty, petition, plead for, plead with, prefer a petition, prefer a request, prefer an appeal, press, put to, put up a request, request, solicit, sue, supplicate, turn to, urge

call

(Demand), verb ask for with authority, assert a right to, claim, claim as a right, clamor for, command, cry for, demand, deposcere, exact, flagitare, insist on, lay claim to, make a demand, make an authoritative request, make claims upon, make requisition, necessitate, oblige, order, prescribe, present an ultimatum, present one's claim, press, put in a claim for, render necessary, require, require of others, requisition, send an order for

call

(Summon), verb advocare, ask to come, assemble by summons, beckon, bid come, command to appear, convene, convocare, convocate, convoke, desire the presence of, gather, group, invite, invoke, issue an innitation, mobilize, muster, muster up, page, rally, request the presence of, reunite, send for, serve with a writ, summon forth, unite
Associated concepts: call as a witness, call for trial, called in question, called to testify, calling the docket

call

(Title), verb characterize, christen, classify, define, denominate, designate, determine, dicere, differentiate, discriminate, distinguish, entitle, give a name, identify, identify by name, individualize, label, name, nominare, provide with nomenclature, specify, supply with an epithet, tag, term, vocare
See also: assign, bespeak, charge, command, communicate, contact, convene, deem, demand, denominate, detail, entreaty, identify, impetus, invitation, label, market, monition, nominate, phrase, prayer, request, requirement, requisition, subpoena

call

1 a demand by a company on shareholders to pay all or part of the subscription price of the shares not already paid.
2 to admit, in the sense of a barrister being called to the BAR.
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Regarding the estimated cost to exercise the call option, which Biogen planned to do by the end of June, the Samsung statement said, "As of June 29, the amount required to an additional approximately 44.6 percent stake in Samsung Bioepis is expected to be around 700 billion won."
Note that Salam or a call option gives the holder the right to buy the underlying asset for a certain price.
investors who sell call options and own the stock also know the worst-case scenario from the outset.
For the at-the-money 60-day call option (X[] := $50, T[] = 60), the initial call option premium is $1.70 (time value of $1.70, intrinsic value of $0).
Thomas See, the Fund Manager of Schroder Income Maximiser and Co-manager of Schroder Asian Income Maximiser, said, "For an investor able to accept the inherent risk in an equity investment, the Maximiser strategy has the advantage of drawing from two sources of yield, stock dividends and call option premia.
If dividends are anticipated, the value of a call option is affected negatively, and that of a put option, positively.
The buyer of call option for stock will have profit in the event that the stock price in the future grows.
Cove Energy PLC (Cove) (COV.LN), an oil and gas company, has negotiated along with Les Etablissements Maurel and Prom or M&P on the extension to the Call Option Agreement.
Agreeing the call option guarantees participating shareholders a split of pounds 200,000, which is expected to work out at more than pounds 40 a share.
Example 1--Transfer of call option by eligible shareholder to ineligible shareholder: S Corp.
(ASX:NAL) that is focussed on the rejuvenation of the immune system, has has entered into a call option to acquire all the share capital of Netherlands- based Bestewil Holding Limited.
A call option is a contract that gives the holder the right to purchase a specified number of shares of common stock at a fixed price for a stated period of time.