Economic Derivative

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  1. Can mutual funds invest in derivatives?

    Find out about mutual fund investment options, and understand whether mutual funds are permitted to include investments in ...
  2. What is the default risk of a derivative?

    Learn about default and counterparty risk for derivatives, and understand why derivatives traded over the counter have significant ...
  3. What is the difference between derivatives and options?

    Learn how options are one type of derivative and how equity options derive their value from a stock, and understand other ...
  4. What is the purpose of the Volcker Rule?

    Learn about how the Volcker rule prohibits banks from engaging in certain activities, such as proprietary trading and having ...
Hot Definitions
  1. Return On Invested Capital - ROIC

    A calculation used to assess a company's efficiency at allocating the capital under its control to profitable investments. ...
  2. Law Of Demand

    A microeconomic law that states that, all other factors being equal, as the price of a good or service increases, consumer ...
  3. Cost Of Debt

    The effective rate that a company pays on its current debt. This can be measured in either before- or after-tax returns; ...
  4. Yield Curve

    A line that plots the interest rates, at a set point in time, of bonds having equal credit quality, but differing maturity ...
  5. Stop-Limit Order

    An order placed with a broker that combines the features of stop order with those of a limit order. A stop-limit order will ...
  6. Keynesian Economics

    An economic theory of total spending in the economy and its effects on output and inflation. Keynesian economics was developed ...
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