conversion discount

/kən'vɜ:ʃ(ə)n ˌdɪskaυnt/, conversion premium /kən'vɜ:ʃ(ə)n ˌpri:miəm/ noun
the difference between the price of convertible stock and the ordinary shares into which they are to be converted
(NOTE: If the convertible stock is cheaper, the difference is a conversion premium; if the stock is dearer, the difference is a conversion discount.)

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