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Wasting asset

• An asset which has a limited life and thus, decreases in value (depreciates) over time. Also applied to consumed assets, such as gas, and termed depletion.

• Is a derivative instrument that may expire worthless after a stated time or event. Options, Rights, and Warrants are three wasting assets.

 
 

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