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    A risk management technique that mixes a wide variety of investments within a portfolio. The rationale behind this technique ...
  4. European Union - EU

    A group of European countries that participates in the world economy as one economic unit and operates under one official ...
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    An acronym for the economies of Brazil, Russia, India and China combined. It has been speculated that by 2050 these four ...
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