Global Groups/Unions

  1. Before you Buy That Home: Find a Great Realtor

    Most people think of a good realtor as a successful salesperson, but we should not ...
  2. Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement: Pros & Cons

    With President Obama securing fast track authority on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, ...
  3. 5 Eurozone Acronyms Explained

    Confused by all of the new acronyms used by the media to describe the European debt ...
  4. What Is The World Bank?

    You've heard of the World Bank, now find out how it functions and why some groups ...
  5. What Is The World Trade Organization?

    The WTO sets the global rules of trade. But what exactly does it do and why do so ...
  1. How do NGOs get funding?

    A non-governmental organization (NGO) is a non-profit, citizen-based group that functions independently of government. NGOs ...
Hot Definitions
  1. Duration

    A measure of the sensitivity of the price (the value of principal) of a fixed-income investment to a change in interest rates. ...
  2. Dove

    An economic policy advisor who promotes monetary policies that involve the maintenance of low interest rates, believing that ...
  3. Cyclical Stock

    An equity security whose price is affected by ups and downs in the overall economy. Cyclical stocks typically relate to companies ...
  4. Front Running

    The unethical practice of a broker trading an equity based on information from the analyst department before his or her clients ...
  5. After-Hours Trading - AHT

    Trading after regular trading hours on the major exchanges. The increasing popularity of electronic communication networks ...
  6. Omnibus Account

    An account between two futures merchants (brokers). It involves the transaction of individual accounts which are combined ...
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