What does asymmetric risk exposure mean?

asymmetric risk exposure meaning in Law Dictionary

mismatch of gain and loss as a result of value changes of an asset. A broad space is between loss and gain with a call choice.

asymmetric risk exposure meaning in Business Dictionary

In choices and futures trading, significant mismatch between gain and loss from motions when you look at the value of the root asset. It's the circumstance in which there clearly was a broad space between gains and losings of a call option (purchased to cushion losses and also to enhance profit) on a security.