1. Association of Latino Professionals In Finance and Accounting ALPFA

  2. Association of Southeast Asian Nations - ASEAN

  3. Assortment Strategy

  4. Assumable Mortgage

  5. Assumed Interest Rate - AIR

  6. Assumption Clause

  7. Assumption Endorsement

  8. Assurance

  9. Assurance Services

  10. Asteroid Event

  11. Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line - ADSL

  12. Asymmetric Information

  13. Asymmetric Volatility Phenomenon - AVP

  14. Asymmetrical Distribution

  15. At A Discount

  16. At A Premium

  17. At Best

  18. At Limit

  19. At Par

  20. At Risk Rules

  21. At Sight

  22. At The Market

  23. At The Money

  24. At-Or-Better

  25. At-The-Close Order

  26. At-The-Opening-Order

  27. ATA Carnet

  28. Athens Stock Exchange - ATHEX

  29. Atlanta Fed Index

  30. Atlantic Spread

  31. Atlas Options

  32. Atmospherics

  33. ATS (Austrian Schilling)

  34. Attachment

  35. Attained Age

  36. Attest Function

  37. Attestation

  38. Attorney In Fact

  39. Attorney's Fee Awards

  40. Attorney's Letter

  41. Attornment

  42. Attribute Bias

  43. Attribute Sampling

  44. Attribution Analysis

  45. Attribution Rules

  46. Attrition

  47. Auction

  48. Auction House

  49. Auction Market

  50. Auction Market Preferred Stock - AMPS

  51. Auction Rate

  52. Auction Rate Bond - ARB

  53. Auction Rate Security - ARS

  54. AUD

  55. AUD (Australian Dollar)

  56. AUD/USD (Australian Dollar/U.S. Dollar)

  57. Audit

  58. Audit Committee

  59. Audit Cycle

  60. Audit Department

  61. Audit Risk

  62. Audit Trail

  63. Auditability

  64. Auditing Evidence

  65. Auditing Standards Board - ASB

  66. Auditor

  67. Auditor's Opinion

  68. Auditor's Report

  69. Augmented Product

  70. Aunt Millie

  71. Aussie

  72. Austerity

  73. Australian Bankers Association (ABA)

  74. Australian Bureau of Statistics - ABS

  75. Australian Financial Markets Association (AFMA) Bank-Bill Reference Rate (BBSW)

  76. Australian Future Fund

  77. Australian Securities And Investments Commission - ASIC

  78. Australian Stock Exchange - ASX

  79. Australian Stock Price Riskless Indexed Note - ASPIRIN

  80. Austrian School

  81. Autarky

  82. AUTEX

  83. Authority Bond

  84. Authorization Code

  85. Authorized Forex Dealer

  86. Authorized Investment

  87. Authorized Participant

  88. Authorized Settlement Agent

  89. Authorized Share Capital

  90. Authorized Stock

  91. Auto Industry ETF

  92. Auto Insurance

  93. Auto Sales

  94. Auto Supplier Support Program (Auto SSP)

  95. Autocorrelation

  96. Automated Bond System - ABS

  97. Automated Clearing House - ACH

  98. Automated Confirmation Transaction Service - ACT

  99. Automated Customer Account Transfer Service - ACATS

  100. Automated Forex Trading

Hot Definitions
  1. Federal Reserve Note

    The most accurate term used to describe the paper currency (dollar bills) circulated in the United States. These Federal Reserve Notes are printed by the U.S. Treasury at the instruction of the Federal Reserve member banks, who also act as the clearinghouse for local banks that need to increase or reduce their supply of cash on hand.
  2. Benchmark Bond

    A bond that provides a standard against which the performance of other bonds can be measured. Government bonds are almost always used as benchmark bonds. Also referred to as "benchmark issue" or "bellwether issue".
  3. Market Capitalization

    The total dollar market value of all of a company's outstanding shares. Market capitalization is calculated by multiplying a company's shares outstanding by the current market price of one share. The investment community uses this figure to determine a company's size, as opposed to sales or total asset figures.
  4. Oil Reserves

    An estimate of the amount of crude oil located in a particular economic region. Oil reserves must have the potential of being extracted under current technological constraints. For example, if oil pools are located at unattainable depths, they would not be considered part of the nation's reserves.
  5. Joint Venture - JV

    A business arrangement in which two or more parties agree to pool their resources for the purpose of accomplishing a specific task. This task can be a new project or any other business activity. In a joint venture (JV), each of the participants is responsible for profits, losses and costs associated with it.
  6. Aggregate Risk

    The exposure of a bank, financial institution, or any type of major investor to foreign exchange contracts - both spot and forward - from a single counterparty or client. Aggregate risk in forex may also be defined as the total exposure of an entity to changes or fluctuations in currency rates.
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