The SEC Wants a Comprehensive Review of the ETF Industry
Microsoft Reaches Record High After Positive Earnings Beat
Financial Planning Guide
Term Of The Day
A fraudulent service built to serve a problem that wouldn't otherwise exist without ...
Read More »
What is Wealth Transfer?
How Much Should I Save for Retirement?
Series 7 Exam
CFA Level 1
Series 65 Exam
Trade with a starting balance of $100,000 and zero risk!
Trade the Forex market risk free using our free Forex trading simulator.
Site Log In
Advisor Insights Log In
Mutual Funds & ETFs
Bonds & Fixed Income
FAQs tagged as
What is a derivative?
What are the main risks associated with trading derivatives?
Should you calculate Value at Risk (VaR) for counterparty credit risk?
For what financial instruments is a modified duration relevant?
What is the difference between derivatives and swaps?
Why is tenor important on credit default swaps?
What kinds of derivatives are types of forward commitments?
What is an over-the-counter derivative?
How can an investor terminate a derivative contract?
What does the notional principal of a derivative contract refer to?
Who is the counterparty of a derivative?
How are risk weighted assets used to calculate the solvency ratio in regulatory capital ...
How does an entrepreneur choose a business structure?
When was the first swap agreement and why were swaps created?
How are swap agreements financed?
What are the risks involved with swaps?
What are interest rate swaps on the OTC market?
What are the Securities and Exchange Commission regulations regarding swaps?
What would motivate an entity to enter into a swap agreement?
What is the difference between LIBOR, LIBID and LIMEAN?
How do you use a back-to-back loan?
What is an absolute rate?
What is a Bermuda swaption?
How do I use a rollercoaster swap?
How is rollover interest calculated?
What is a "gypsy swap"?
How can I use an "airbag swap"?
What is a debt/equity swap?
Do traders, market makers, specialists or others ever deliberately drive a stock's ...
How do companies benefit from interest rate and currency swaps?
Learn how to invest by subscribing to the
Thanks for signing up to Investing Basics.
See All Newsletters
Choosing Quality Mutual Funds
Our step-by-step mutual fund scoring system will help you uncover the top-quality funds.
Guide to Stock Picking Strategies
Learn about the most popular stock-picking strategies, including their philosophies, methods, and tools.
Advanced Financial Statement Analysis
Learn what it means to do your homework before investing in a company.
World's Greatest Investors
Here you can read about the backgrounds and achievements of those people who have mastered the art of investing.
The Industry Handbook
Take a look at the various techniques to determine the value and quality of companies from an industry perspective.
Visit the Features Area
Exam Prep Quizzer
Net Worth Calculator
Connect With Investopedia
Work With Investopedia
Advertise With Us
Write For Us
Get Free Newsletters
© 2016, Investopedia, LLC.
All Rights Reserved