1. Competitive Advantage

  2. Competitive Bid

  3. Competitive Bid Option

  4. Competitive Devaluation

  5. Competitive Equilibriums

  6. Competitive Intelligence

  7. Competitive Pricing

  8. Competitive Tender

  9. Complement

  10. Complementary Currency - CC

  11. Completed Contract Method - CCM

  12. Completed Operations Insurance

  13. Completion Bond

  14. Complex Capital Structure

  15. Compliance Department

  16. Compliance Examination

  17. Compliance Officer

  18. Compliance Program

  19. Compliance Registered Options Principal - CROP

  20. Composite

  21. Composite Cost Of Capital

  22. Composite Index

  23. Composite Index of Coincident Indicators

  24. Composite Index Of Lagging Indicators

  25. Composite Index of Leading Indicators

  26. Compound

  27. Compound Accreted Value - CAV

  28. Compound Annual Growth Rate - CAGR

  29. Compound Interest

  30. Compound Net Annual Rate - CNAR

  31. Compound Option

  32. Compound Probability

  33. Compound Return

  34. Compounding

  35. Comprehensive Automated Risk Data System (CARDS)

  36. Comprehensive Income

  37. Comprehensive Tax Allocation

  38. Comps

  39. Comptroller

  40. Comptroller General

  41. Compulsive Shopping

  42. Compulsory Convertible Debenture - CCD

  43. Compustat

  44. Concealed Unemployment

  45. Concealment

  46. Concentration Account

  47. Concentration Bank

  48. Concentration Ratio

  49. Concept Company

  50. Concession

  51. Concession Agreement

  52. Concurrent Causation

  53. Condemnation

  54. Condensed Financials

  55. Condition Precedent

  56. Conditional Binding Receipt

  57. Conditional Call Option

  58. Conditional Listing Application - CLA

  59. Conditional Offer

  60. Conditional Order

  61. Conditional Prepayment Rate - CPR

  62. Conditional Probability

  63. Conditional Sales Agreement

  64. Conditional Sales Floater

  65. Conditional Value At Risk - CVaR

  66. Conditionality

  67. Condominium

  68. Condominium Fee

  69. Condor Spread

  70. Condotel

  71. Conduit Financing

  72. Conduit IRA

  73. Conduit Issuer

  74. Conduit Theory

  75. Confederate Dollar

  76. Confederation Of British Industry - CBI

  77. Conference Call

  78. Conference Of State Bank Supervisors - CSBS

  79. Confession Of Judgment

  80. Confidence Interval

  81. Confidential Treatment Application

  82. Confidential Treatment Order - CTO

  83. Confidentiality Agreement

  84. Confining Condition

  85. Confirmation

  86. Confirmation Bias

  87. Confirmation On A Chart

  88. Confirmed Letter Of Credit

  89. Conflict Of Interest

  90. Conflict Theory

  91. Confluence

  92. Conforming Loan

  93. Conforming Loan Limit

  94. Confusion Of Goods

  95. Congeneric Merger

  96. Congestion

  97. Congestion Pricing

  98. Conglomerate

  99. Conglomerate Boom

  100. Conglomerate Discount

Hot Definitions
  1. 80-10-10 Mortgage

    A mortgage transaction in which a first and second mortgage are simultaneously originated. The first position lien has an 80% loan-to-value ratio, the second position lien has a 10% loan-to-value ratio and the borrower makes a 10% down payment. 80-10-10 mortgage transactions are piggy-back mortgage transactions, and are frequently used by borrowers to avoid paying private mortgage insurance.
  2. Passive ETF

    One of two types of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) available for investors. Passive ETFs are index funds that track a specific benchmark, such as a SPDR. Unlike actively managed ETFs, passive ETFs are not managed by a fund manager on a daily basis.
  3. Walras' Law

    An economics law that suggests that the existence of excess supply in one market must be matched by excess demand in another market so that it balances out. So when examining a specific market, if all other markets are in equilibrium, Walras' Law asserts that the examined market is also in equilibrium.
  4. Market Segmentation

    A marketing term referring to the aggregating of prospective buyers into groups (segments) that have common needs and will respond similarly to a marketing action. Market segmentation enables companies to target different categories of consumers who perceive the full value of certain products and services differently from one another.
  5. Effective Annual Interest Rate

    An investment's annual rate of interest when compounding occurs more often than once a year. Calculated as the following:
  6. Debit Spread

    Two options with different market prices that an investor trades on the same underlying security. The higher priced option is purchased and the lower premium option is sold - both at the same time. The higher the debit spread, the greater the initial cash outflow the investor will incur on the transaction.
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