grantor

Definitions (2)

1. The person from whom a grant is made or a trust is set up.
2. One who sells a call or put option; here also called writer.

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You may want to be the grantor and set up something for your loved ones just in case you pass.

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The attorney made a call to Tom, the grantor, to discuss the conditions of the trust left to him after his father's untimely death.

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The grantor of the trader's option initiated a margin call as the position quickly deteriorated following a move in the opposite direction.

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