1. Affordability Index

  2. Affordable Care Act

  3. African Development Bank - ADB

  4. After Reimbursement Expense Ratio

  5. After Tax Operating Income - ATOI

  6. After The Bell

  7. After-Acquired Clause

  8. After-Acquired Collateral

  9. After-Hours Market Close

  10. After-Hours Trading - AHT

  11. After-Market Performance

  12. After-Tax Basis

  13. After-Tax Contribution

  14. After-Tax Income

  15. After-Tax Payable Period

  16. After-Tax Profit Margin

  17. After-Tax Real Rate Of Return

  18. After-Tax Return

  19. After-Tax Return On Assets

  20. After-Tax Return On Sales

  21. Aftermarket Report

  22. Against Actual

  23. Against All Risks - AAR

  24. Aged Assets

  25. Aged Fail

  26. Agency Automatic Contributions

  27. Agency Bond

  28. Agency Broker

  29. Agency By Necessity

  30. Agency Cost Of Debt

  31. Agency Costs

  32. Agency Cross

  33. Agency Debentures

  34. Agency Matching Contributions

  35. Agency MBS Purchase

  36. Agency Problem

  37. Agency Security

  38. Agency Theory

  39. Agent

  40. Agent Bank

  41. Agflation

  42. Aggregate Capacity Management

  43. Aggregate Demand

  44. Aggregate Exercise Price

  45. Aggregate Function

  46. Aggregate Hours

  47. Aggregate Level Cost Method

  48. Aggregate Limit

  49. Aggregate Mortality Table

  50. Aggregate Product Liability Limit

  51. Aggregate Risk

  52. Aggregate Stop-Loss Insurance

  53. Aggregate Supply

  54. Aggregation

  55. Aggregator

  56. Aggressive Accounting

  57. Aggressive Growth Fund

  58. Aggressive Investment Strategy

  59. Aggressor

  60. Aging

  61. Aging Schedule

  62. Agio

  63. Agreed Amount Clause

  64. Agreement Corporation

  65. Agreement Value Method

  66. Agricultural Credit

  67. Agricultural Sector Investment Program - ASIP

  68. Agroforestry

  69. Aguinaldo (Mexico)

  70. Ahn Cheol-Soo

  71. Air Cargo Insurance

  72. Air Loan

  73. Air Pocket Stock

  74. Air Waybill - AWB

  75. Airbag Swap

  76. Airline Industry ETF

  77. Airport Revenue Bond

  78. Airport Tax

  79. Akio Mimura

  80. Alan Greenspan

  81. Alaska Permanent Fund

  82. Alaska Trust Act

  83. Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund

  84. Alberta Investment Management Corporation - AIMCo

  85. Alberta Securities Commission - ASC

  86. Alcohol Fuels Credit

  87. Aleatory Contract

  88. Alexander M. Cutler

  89. Alexey Miller

  90. Alfonso Cortina de Alcocer

  91. Alfred Nobel

  92. Algebraic Method

  93. Algorithm

  94. Algorithmic Trading

  95. Alien

  96. Alien Corporation

  97. Alien Insurer

  98. Alienation Clause

  99. Alimony

  100. Alimony Payment

Hot Definitions
  1. Family Limited Partnership - FLP

    A type of partnership designed to centralize family business or investment accounts. FLPs pool together a family's assets into one single family-owned business partnership that family members own shares of. FLPs are frequently used as an estate tax minimization strategy, as shares in the FLP can be transferred between generations, at lower taxation rates than would be applied to the partnership's holdings.
  2. Yield Burning

    The illegal practice of underwriters marking up the prices on bonds for the purpose of reducing the yield on the bond. This practice, referred to as "burning the yield," is done after the bond is placed in escrow for an investor who is awaiting repayment.
  3. Marginal Analysis

    An examination of the additional benefits of an activity compared to the additional costs of that activity. Companies use marginal analysis as a decision-making tool to help them maximize their profits. Individuals unconsciously use marginal analysis to make a host of everyday decisions. Marginal analysis is also widely used in microeconomics when analyzing how a complex system is affected by marginal manipulation of its comprising variables.
  4. Treasury Inflation Protected Securities - TIPS

    A treasury security that is indexed to inflation in order to protect investors from the negative effects of inflation. TIPS are considered an extremely low-risk investment since they are backed by the U.S. government and since their par value rises with inflation, as measured by the Consumer Price Index, while their interest rate remains fixed.
  5. Gilt-Edged Switching

    The selling and repurchasing of certain high-grade stocks or bonds to capture profits. Gilt-edged switching involves gilt-edged security, which can be high-grade stock or bond issued by a financially stable company such as the Blue Chip companies or by certain governments.
  6. Master Limited Partnership - MLP

    A type of limited partnership that is publicly traded. There are two types of partners in this type of partnership: The limited partner is the person or group that provides the capital to the MLP and receives periodic income distributions from the MLP's cash flow, whereas the general partner is the party responsible for managing the MLP's affairs and receives compensation that is linked to the performance of the venture.
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