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  1. Banking

    Outstanding Check

    An outstanding check draws on the funds in an individual’s or business’ bank account, but has not yet been cashed or deposited ...
  2. Virtual Currency

    Initial Coin Offering (ICO)

    An Initial Coin Offering (ICO) is an unregulated means by which funds are raised for a new cryptocurrency venture.
  3. Banking

    Overdraft Protection

    Overdraft protection is a fund transfer or loan that banks offer to customers to cover checks or debits larger than their ...
  4. Banking

    State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU)

    The State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) is a nonprofit financial institution that is owned by employees of the State of ...
  5. Banking

    Paga

    Paga is a mobile payment platform that allows its users to transfer money and make payments through their mobile devices.
  6. Banking

    M-Pesa

    M-Pesa is a mobile banking service that allows users to store and transfer money through their mobile phones.
  7. Banking

    Money Order

    A money order is a certificate, usually issued by governments and banking institutions, that allows the stated payee to receive ...
  8. Banking

    Financial Inclusion

    Financial inclusion is the pursuit of making financial services accessible at affordable costs to all individuals and businesses.
  9. Trading Strategy

    Bear Trap

    A Bear Trap is a false signal in stock market performance suggesting that a rising trend in price has reversed when it has ...
  10. Investing

    Stock Analysis

    Stock analysis is the evaluation of a particular trading instrument, an investment sector, or the market as a whole. Stock ...
  11. Credit, Loans & Mortgages

    Peer-To-Peer Lending (P2P)

    Peer-to-peer (P2P) lending is a method of debt financing that enables individuals to borrow and lend money without the use ...
  12. Forex & Currencies

    How leverage works in the forex market

    Investors use leverage to significantly increase the returns that can be provided on an investment and companies use leverage ...
  13. Banking

    Common Equity Tier 1 (CET1)

    Common Equity Tier 1 (CET1) is a component of Tier 1 capital that consists mostly of common stock held by a bank or other ...
  14. Financial Analysis

    Earnings Per Share - EPS

    Earnings per share (EPS) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock.
  15. Financial Analysis

    Current Ratio

    The current ratio is a liquidity ratio that measures a company's ability to pay short-term and long-term obligations.
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