Brent Radcliffe

Brent Radcliffe

Brent Radcliffe is a digital analyst with a software company based in the Washington, DC area. He is a graduate of the University of Florida with a degree in International Economics, and minors in both French and International Relations. Radcliffe is a freelance writer covering topics related to economics, trade and investing.

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  1. Term

    Collateralized Mortgage Obligation - CMO

    A type of mortgage-backed security in which principal repayments are organized according to their maturities and into different classes based on risk.
  2. Term

    Sortino Ratio

    A modification of the Sharpe ratio that differentiates harmful volatility from general volatility by taking into account the standard deviation of negative asset returns, called downside deviation.
  3. Term

    Mixed Economic System

    An economic system that features characteristics of both capitalism and socialism.
  4. Economics

    The Basics Of Tariffs And Trade Barriers

    Everything you need to know - from the different types of tariffs to their effects on the local economy.
  5. Term

    Disruptive Technology

    A technology that significantly alters the way that businesses operate. A disruptive technology may force companies to alter the way that they approach their business, or risk losing market share or becoming ...
  6. Retirement

    What's the difference between Social Security Disability ...

    Both Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income are administered by the Social Security Administration, but there are distinct differences between the two benefits.
  7. Economics

    Ukraine-Russian Sanctions: The Gift That Keeps On Giving

    The repercussions of Russia's 2014 invasion of Crimea are nowhere near over. The Ukraine says Russian aircraft are no longer welcome to take off or land in Ukraine's airports.
  8. Term

    Reinsurance Assisted Placement

    Insurance business that is developed with the help of a reinsurance company.
  9. Term

    Franchise Cover

    A type of reinsurance plan in which the claims from a number of policies are aggregated together to form a reinsurance claim.
  10. Term

    Mass Merchandising

    A method of selling insurance policies in which an employer or organization agrees to assist in the sale of insurance policies to its employees or members.
  11. Term

    Reinsurance Ticket

    A notification made by an insurer which discloses the different reinsurance contracts that have been affected by claims, as well as other information affecting the terms of a reinsurance contract.
  12. Term

    Shortfall Cover

    A reinsurance agreement used to temporarily reduce gaps in an insurer’s treaty reinsurance coverage.
  13. Term

    Gross Net Written Premium Income

    The amount of an insurance company’s premiums used to determine the amount of premiums owed to a reinsurer.
  14. Term

    Extra-Contractual Obligations (ECO) Clause

    A clause in a reinsurance contract requiring a reinsurer to pay for expenses imposed upon the ceding insurer by regulatory or judicial organizations.
  15. Term

    Obligatory Reinsurance

    A reinsurance treaty in which the ceding insurer agrees to send a reinsurer all policies which fit within the guidelines of the reinsurance agreement.
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