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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The state of curving outward.

Usage examples (36)
  • Should we add any convexity to the design?
  • In the so-called convexity hedging, mortgage securities holders sell Treasurys to hedge against rising rates.
  • Traders said hedging related to mortgage debt, or so-called convexity selling, also played a part Wednesday in pressuring Treasury yields higher.
  • However, there is no way to reduce the convexity property to for more
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