What is a Warrant?

What is a Warrant?

James Eves

30 years: Equity capital markets

In this discussion of warrants, James touches on the details of warrants and explains Siemens’ 2012 issuance.

In this discussion of warrants, James touches on the details of warrants and explains Siemens’ 2012 issuance.

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What is a Warrant?

3 mins

Overview

A warrant in the equity-linked market is usually a call option. This is an instrument with a fixed maturity that offers the buyer the chance to pay a fixed price for shares at a premium to the existing share price.

Key learning objectives:

  • Define a warrant

  • Explain how a warrant is priced

  • Discuss how a bond plus warrant package can be traded separately and why it may be desirable.

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