Predicate: leverage

Roleset id: leverage.01 , use position as an advantage, positional advantage, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

leverage.01: LEVERAGE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'leverage' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No verbnet entry (surprise, surprise). No comparison. (from leverage.01-v) LEVERAGE-N NOTES: based on leverage-v.01 (from leverage.01-n)


leverage (v.)
leverage (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent
        Arg1-PPT: thing leveraged

Example: leverage-v: transtive

        [Few, if any, index-fund managers]-1 will risk *trace*-1 leveraging performance by owning more than 100 % exposure to stocks, and equally few will want to own less than a 100% position should stocks rise.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: leveraging
        Arg1: performance

Example: leverage-n

        In Oppenheimer's case, he had leverage over Teller as the director of the Manhattan Project.

        Argm-adv: In Oppenheimer's case
        Arg0: he
        Argm-lvb: had
        Rel: leverage
        Arg1: over Teller
        Argm-prd: as the director of the Manhattan Project