Question: Merry Ltd a publicly accountable enterprise paid 250 for the

Merry Ltd., a publicly accountable enterprise, paid $250 for the option to buy 1,000 of its common shares for $15 each. The contract stipulates that it may only be settled by exercising the option and buying the shares.
(a) Provide the journal entry required to account for the purchase of the call option.
(b) Assume that the contract allows both parties a choice to settle the option by either exchanging the shares or settling
on a net basis. Would this change your conclusion in part (a)?

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