Dictionary

Related to 'Fisher Effect'

  1. Understanding the Fisher Effect

    The Fisher effect states that the real interest rate equals the nominal interest rate minus the expected inflation rate. ...
  2. Forces Behind Interest Rates

    Get a deeper understanding of the importance of interest rates and what makes them change.
  3. Retail Prices Index - RPI

    One of the two main measures of consumer inflation produced by the United Kingdom's Office for National Statistics. The Retails ...
  4. Disinflation

    A slowing in the rate of price inflation. Disinflation is used to describe instances when the inflation rate has reduced ...
Loading the player...

Top Searched Definitions

Editor's Picks

  1. Discounted Future Earnings

    A method of valuation to estimate the value of a firm. ...
  2. Altman Z-Score

    The output of a credit-strength test that gauges a ...
  3. Maximum Drawdown (MDD)

    The maximum loss from a peak to a trough of a portfolio, ...
  4. Gross Exposure

    The absolute level of a fund's investments.
  5. Behavioral Modeling

    Using available and relevant consumer and business ...
  6. Yield On Earning Assets

    A financial solvency ratio that compares a financial ...
  1. Crowded Short

    A trade on the short side with an overwhelmingly large number of participants, which greatly increases the risks of a short squeeze.
  2. Asset Disposal Plan

    A plan that documents the activities and costs associated with disposal of infrastructure assets
  3. Agency Swap Program

    A form of securitization whereby single-family residential mortgages are swapped for mortgage-backed securities issued by government agencies.
  4. Placement Agent

    An intermediary who raises capital for investment funds.
  5. Discounted Future Earnings

    A method of valuation to estimate the value of a firm.
  6. Factor Market

    A marketplace for the services of a factor of production.
  7. Accelerated Return Note (ARN)

    A short- to medium-term debt instrument that offers a potentially higher return linked to the performance of a reference index or stock.
  8. Coupon Rate

    The yield paid by a fixed income security. A fixed income security's coupon rate is simply just the annual coupon payments paid by the issuer relative to the bond's face or par value. The coupon ...
  9. Coupon

    The interest rate stated on a bond when it's issued. The coupon is typically paid semiannually. This is also referred to as the "coupon rate" or "coupon percent rate."
  10. Altman Z-Score

    The output of a credit-strength test that gauges a publicly traded manufacturing company's likelihood of bankruptcy. The Altman Z-score, is based on five financial ratios that can be calculated ...
  11. Tactical Trading

    A style of investing for the relatively short term based on anticipated market trends.
  12. Path To Profitability (P2P)

    A clearly defined route to profitability as described in a business plan.
Hot Definitions
  1. Fisher Effect

    An economic theory proposed by economist Irving Fisher that describes the relationship between inflation and both real and ...
  2. Fiduciary

    1. A person legally appointed and authorized to hold assets in trust for another person. The fiduciary manages the assets ...
  3. Expected Return

    The amount one would anticipate receiving on an investment that has various known or expected rates of return. For example, ...
  4. Carrying Value

    An accounting measure of value, where the value of an asset or a company is based on the figures in the company's balance ...
  5. Capital Account

    A national account that shows the net change in asset ownership for a nation. The capital account is the net result of public ...
  6. Brand Equity

    The value premium that a company realizes from a product with a recognizable name as compared to its generic equivalent. ...
Trading Center