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  1. Ray Dalio on his Portfolio "Holy Grail"

    While Indiana Jones might have found it safely tucked away in the Temple of the Sun, to legendary investor Ray Dalio, the ...
  2. ADT: Who Are ADT Corporation's Main Competitors?

    Learn about ADT Corporation and its competitive position in the North American market for monitored security and home automation ...
  3. Learn to Invest in 10 Steps

    Want to invest but don't know where to start? Learn how to make your money work for you with these tips.
  4. How to Use Your HSA for Retirement

    Thanks to its unique tax advantages, a Health Savings Account may be the best retirement option you never knew you had.
  5. Know Your Shareholder Rights

    Common stock owners have numerous privileges and should be vigilant in monitoring a company.
  6. The Biggest and Best Wealth Management Firms

    Looking for a fee-only wealth management firm? Here's a handy ranking to get you started on your search for a top financial ...
  1. Who Are Delta Airlines’ Main Competitors? (DAL)

    Compare the top competitors of Delta Air Lines, Inc. Take a deeper look into the key drivers of competition in the airline ...
  2. Advisors: How to Put Bond ETF Dollars To Work

    The first few days of the year have been marked by strong investor demand for ETFs, including U.S. bond ETFs. Here's what ...
  3. Unallocated Loss Adjustment Expenses (ULAE)

    Unallocated loss adjustment expenses (ULAE) are expenses that are not attributed to the processing of a specific insurance ...
  4. Surplus Share Treaty

    A surplus share treaty is reinsurance in which the ceding insurer retains a fixed amount of liability and the reinsurer takes ...
  5. Accelerated Death Benefit (ADB)

    An accelerated death benefit (ADB) allows a life insurance policyholder to get cash advances against the death benefit if ...
  6. Net Premium

    Net premium is the expected present value of a policy’s benefits minus the expected present value of future premiums.
  1. Home-Equity Loans: What You Need to Know

    We shed light on why consumers decide to use this form of debt and whether it is a good alternative to other financing options. ...
  2. Floor Planning

    Floor planning is a form of financing for large ticket items displayed on showroom floors.
  3. Recessions and Depressions Aren't So Bad

    Downturns like depressions and recessions are a natural part of the economic cycle and can actually provide some benefits.
  4. Learn to Invest in 10 Steps

    Want to invest but don't know where to start? Learn how to make your money work for you with these tips.
  5. How to Use Your HSA for Retirement

    Thanks to its unique tax advantages, a Health Savings Account may be the best retirement option you never knew you had.
  6. Banker's Acceptance 101

    A banker's acceptance, a negotiable time draft a bank guarantees to pay at a predetermined date, is a common way of financing ...
  1. Sprint Stock Breaks Down From Key Support Levels

    Sprint shares broke down from key support levels on Thursday, but traders will be watching these levels over the coming sessions.
  2. Volatility Arbitrage

    Volatility arbitrage is a trading strategy that attempts to profit from the difference between the forecasted future price-volatility ...
  3. Sell to Close

    Sell to close is an options trading order that is used to exit a trade in which the trader already owns the options contract ...
  4. Multi-Leg Options Order

    A multi-leg options order is a type of order used to simultaneously buy and sell options with more than one strike price, ...
  5. IBM Stock's Island Top a Bearish Omen for Technology Earnings Season

    Despite an earnings beat, traders reacted negatively to Big Blue's weaker-than-expected 2018 guidance.
  6. What is an over-the-counter derivative?

    Learn more about over-the-counter derivatives and how they work with an example of a derivative trade-off exchange.
  1. Home-Equity Loans: What You Need to Know

    We shed light on why consumers decide to use this form of debt and whether it is a good alternative to other financing options. ...
  2. Escrowed Shares

    Escrowed shares are shares held in an escrow account pending completion of a corporate action or elapse of a time period ...
  3. Non-Interest-Bearing Current Liability - NIBCL

    A Non-Interest-Bearing Current Liability - NIBCL is a liability or form of debt that a company must pay within one year.
  4. U.S. FTC Makes Second Request on Broadcom's Bid for Qualcomm

    The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has made a second request for information on chipmaker Broadcom Ltd's $103 billion hostile ...
  5. Pareto Improvement

    A Pareto improvement is a change in allocation that harms no one and helps at least one person, given an initial allocation ...
  6. 5 Fidelity Sector ETFs Added $584M in One Day this Week: Bloomberg

    Five Fidelity Investments' sector ETFs saw $584 million in inflows in one day alone this week, according to Bloomberg.
  1. U.S. FTC Makes Second Request on Broadcom's Bid for Qualcomm

    The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has made a second request for information on chipmaker Broadcom Ltd's $103 billion hostile ...
  2. New Jersey Governor Calls for Audit of State's Tax Incentive Program

    New Jersey's new governor, Phil Murphy, signed an executive order on Friday calling for an evaluation of the state's corporate ...
  3. GE Shares Stumble to Worst Week Since Financial Crisis

    General Electric shares tumbled for a fifth straight session on Friday, sending the stock to its biggest weekly percentage ...
  4. Goldman, Credit Suisse, Stifel Financial

    The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Friday. To inform us of other job changes, email ...
  5. Northern Trust Unit Hires Darek Wojnar in Chicago

    Northern Trust Asset Management, a unit of Northern Trust Corp, said on Friday it has named Darek Wojnar head of funds and ...
  6. Delaware Sues Opioid Manufacturers, Distributors Over Epidemic

    Delaware on Friday became the latest state to file a lawsuit accusing corporations of helping fuel the national opioid epidemic, ...
  1. How to Use Your HSA for Retirement

    Thanks to its unique tax advantages, a Health Savings Account may be the best retirement option you never knew you had.
  2. Least Expensive States to Retire In

    When it's time to retire, it's worth exploring the least expensive states.
  3. Protect Your Cryptocurrency From the Tax Man

    Investors are banking on a big return on their cryptocurrency investments, but they can lose a lot to the federal government ...
  4. Saving Toward and Maintaining Your Retirement Goal

    Your retirement plan should include deciding how much money you need to save, how you will save it, and how you will maintain ...
  5. How Financial Planning Is Like Playing Football

    Financial planning requires a team for which you are the quarterback.
  6. Utilization Fee

    Utilization fees are what lenders may charge borrowers, against large outstanding balances on the credit they use.
  1. Crypto This Week: Price Corrections and Regulations

    It was a week of price declines for bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as governments threatened regulation.
  2. Fraudulent Trading Drove Bitcoin's $150-to-$1,000 Rise in 2013: Paper

    Four researchers say they've confirmed a years-old theory that bots dubbed "Willy" and "Markus" were responsible for one ...
  3. Bitcoin Stalls as Analyst Predicts $25,000 Price Target By Yearend

    Bitcoin's price moved sideways this week. But many analysts still remain cryptocurrency bulls.
  4. Telegram to Launch Cryptocurrency: Joins Blockchain Bandwagon

    Telegram, an encrypted messaging app, plans to launch a massive ICO to rival ethereum.
  5. Google Signs Global Patent Deal With China's Biggest Tech Company

    Google appears to have potentially found a way to build its presence in the heavily regulated Chinese market.
  6. If You Had Purchased $100 of Bitcoin in 2011

    Your initial $100 of bitcoin is now worth $3,750,296.
Hot Definitions
  1. Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF)

    A security that tracks an index, a commodity or a basket of assets like an index fund, but trades like a stock on an exchange.
  2. Net Present Value - NPV

    Net Present Value (NPV) is the difference between the present value of cash inflows and the present value of cash outflows ...
  3. Return On Equity - ROE

    The amount of net income returned as a percentage of shareholders equity. Return on equity measures a corporation's profitability ...
  4. Bond

    A bond is a fixed income investment in which an investor loans money to an entity (corporate or governmental) that borrows ...
  5. Whole Life Insurance Policy

    A life insurance contract with level premiums that has both an insurance and an investment component. The insurance component ...
  6. Compound Annual Growth Rate - CAGR

    The Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) is the mean annual growth rate of an investment over a specified period of time longer ...
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