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English term or phrase:overwriting
German translation:Overwriting
Entered by: Annette Scheulen
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20:14 Jul 8, 2007
English to German translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Investment / Securities
English term or phrase: overwrite
Investors on average carry out more call over-writing than put over-writing in order to enhance yield on more stagnant long stock positions… therefore more supply of upside calls than downside puts
Sonja Allen
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:42
gedeckte Optionen verkaufen
Explanation:
Wird auch im Deutschen "Overwriting" genannt.

Im nachfolgenden Link wird erklärt, wie es funktioniert.



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Note added at 15 hrs (2007-07-09 11:32:57 GMT)
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Richard: Normalerweise ja, aber im unten zitierten Fall hält der Verkäufer der Puts ja offensichtlich auch das Underlying.

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Note added at 19 hrs (2007-07-09 15:42:31 GMT)
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Richard, it sure does!

"Put overwriting is the most aggressive strategy
[...]
"Put overwriting has the largest potential losses and gains"

http://209.85.135.104/search?q=cache:41-jGluoORwJ:class.hs.t...

Not something you or I would want to do.
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Annette Scheulen
Germany
Local time: 17:42
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3gedeckte Optionen verkaufen
Annette Scheulen


  

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to overwrite
gedeckte Optionen verkaufen


Explanation:
Wird auch im Deutschen "Overwriting" genannt.

Im nachfolgenden Link wird erklärt, wie es funktioniert.



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Note added at 15 hrs (2007-07-09 11:32:57 GMT)
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Richard: Normalerweise ja, aber im unten zitierten Fall hält der Verkäufer der Puts ja offensichtlich auch das Underlying.

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Note added at 19 hrs (2007-07-09 15:42:31 GMT)
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Richard, it sure does!

"Put overwriting is the most aggressive strategy
[...]
"Put overwriting has the largest potential losses and gains"

http://209.85.135.104/search?q=cache:41-jGluoORwJ:class.hs.t...

Not something you or I would want to do.

Example sentence(s):
  • Eine zusätzliche Erhöhung der Rendite wird durch das vierteljährliche Verkaufen von gedeckten Call Optionen ("Overwriting") für jede der im Portfolio enthaltenen Aktien erreicht.

    Reference: http://www.ing-diba.de/imperia/md/content/www/fonds_brokerag...
Annette Scheulen
Germany
Local time: 17:42
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 26

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Richard Benham: Geht schon für Calls, aber gedeckte Puts?//Das sind aber keine gedeckte Puts; da Puts eigentlich nur mit Cash gedeckt werden können.//Writing puts while holding the underlying increases the risk; it is the opposite of cover!!
1 hr
  -> "Put overwriting involves owning shares of stock and simultaneously writing put options." http://209.85.135.104/search?q=cache:RCyIalxHK8YJ:classes.ul...
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