90 Results for Tag: foreign

Korea Investment Corporation

DefinitionKorea Investment Corporation was established in 2005 to preserve and enhance the long-term purchasing power of South Korea's sovereign wealth through efficient management of public

Kangaroo Bond

Kangaroo Bond What is 'Kangaroo Bond' A type of foreign bond that is issued in the Australian market by non-Australian firms and is denominated in Australian currency. The bond is subject


DefinitionThe kangaroo is a marsupial from the family Macropodidae. In common use the term is used to describe the largest species from this family, especially those of the genus Macropus: t

Korean Composite Stock Price Indexes (KOSPI)

Korean Composite Stock Price Indexes (KOSPI) What is 'Korean Composite Stock Price Indexes - KOSPI' A series of indexes that track the overall Korean Stock Exchange and its components. The

Hard Currency

DefinitionHard currency, safe-haven currency or strong currency is any globally traded currency that serves as a reliable and stable store of value. Factors contributing to a currency's hard

Imbalance of Orders

Imbalance of Orders What is 'Imbalance of Orders' A situation when too many orders of a particular type - either buy, sell or limit - for listed securities and not enough of the other, mat

In The Tank

In The Tank What is 'In The Tank' A slang term referring to very poor performance, as in that of a security, sector or market. A security, sector or market can be considered "in the tank"

Import Substitution Industrialization – ISI

DefinitionImport substitution industrialization is a trade and economic policy which advocates replacing foreign imports with domestic production. ISI is based on the premise that a country

National Currency

National Currency What is 'National Currency' The currency or legal tender issued by a nation's central bank or monetary authority. The national currency of a nation is usually the predomi

Oil Sands

DefinitionOil sands, also known as tar sands or crude bitumen, or more technically bituminous sands, are a type of unconventional petroleum deposit. Oil sands are either loose sands or parti
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