Banking Terminology

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  1. Marcus: Goldman Sachs’s New Retail Banking Identity ...

    Meet ‘Marcus’—the new brand with which Goldman Sachs will venture into retail banking.
  2. Bank Profitability in the Era of Low Interest ...

    The "low-for-long" policy on interest rates presents a major challenge to bank profitability. ...
  3. HSBC Stock Climbs After $2.5 bn Share Buyback ...

    The share buyback plan comes after weak results for the first half of 2016.
  4. U.S. Banks Pass First Part of Annual Fed Stress ...

    The 33 U.S. banks tested to ensure they have enough capital to weather a severe economic ...
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Hot Definitions
  1. Federal Direct Loan Program

    A program that provides low-interest loans to postsecondary students and their parents. The William D. Ford Federal Direct ...
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    The net amount of cash and cash-equivalents moving into and out of a business. Positive cash flow indicates that a company's ...
  3. PLUS Loan

    A low-cost student loan offered to parents of students currently enrolled in post-secondary education. With a PLUS Loan, ...
  4. Graduate Record Examination - GRE

    A standardized exam used to measure one's aptitude for abstract thinking in the areas of analytical writing, mathematics ...
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    An academic level of distinction used by educational institutions to signify an academic degree which was received "with ...
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