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Kamikaze Defense

Kamikaze Defense What is 'Kamikaze Defense ' A type of takeover defense mechanism sometimes resorted to by a company that is the target of a hostile bid. Kamikaze defense involves reshapin

Key Employee

DefinitionKey employee, in U.S. Internal Revenue Service terminology, is an employee classification used when determining if company-sponsored qualified retirement plans, including 401 defin

Keefe Bank Index

Keefe Bank Index What is 'Keefe Bank Index' An index of regional bank and money centers. The Keefe Bank Index is compiled by Keefe, Keefe, Bruyette and Woods, an investment banking firm in

Kickback

Kickback What is a 'Kickback' A kickback is the payment of something of value to a recipient as compensation or reward for providing favorable treatment to another party. Explaining 'Kick

Khazanah Nasional Berhad

DefinitionKhazanah Nasional Berhad is the sovereign wealth fund of the Government of Malaysia. Khazanah Nasional Berhad What is 'Khazanah Nasional Berhad' The Khazanah Nasional is a govern

Health Insurance Portability And Accountability Act (HIPAA)

Health Insurance Portability And Accountability Act (HIPAA) What is 'Health Insurance Portability And Accountability Act - HIPAA' An act created by the U.S Congress in 1996 that amends bot

Health Maintenance Organization (HMO)

DefinitionIn the United States, a health maintenance organization is a medical insurance group that provides health services for a fixed annual fee. It is an organization that provides or ar

Harmonized Sales Tax – HST

DefinitionThe harmonized sales tax is a consumption tax in Canada. It is used in provinces where both the federal goods and services tax and the regional provincial sales tax have been combi

Hawk

Hawk What is a 'Hawk' A hawk, also known as an inflation hawk, is a policymaker or advisor who is predominantly concerned with interest rates as they relate to fiscal policy. A hawk genera

Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act Of 1976

Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act Of 1976 What is 'Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act Of 1976' A U.S. law enacted by President Ford that requires large companies to fi
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