16 Results for Tag: 2010

Krannert School of Management

DefinitionThe Krannert School of Management is the school of management at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, United States. The business school offers instruction at the undergra

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

Yugen Kaisha (YK)

Yugen Kaisha (YK) What is 'Yugen Kaisha - YK' A type of limited liability company that could be established in Japan from 1940 through early 2006. The Companies Act enacted in Japan in Jun

Safe Haven

Safe Haven What is a 'Safe Haven' A safe haven is an investment that is expected to retain its value or even increase its value in times of market turbulence. Safe havens are sought after

Quarterly Income Debt Securities (QUIDS)

Quarterly Income Debt Securities (QUIDS) What is 'Quarterly Income Debt Securities - QUIDS' A debt instrument offering guaranteed quarterly payments directly to the shareholder by the pare

Value Chain

Value Chain What is a 'Value Chain' A value chain is a high-level model developed by Michael Porter used to describe the process by which businesses receive raw materials, add value to the

General Motors (GM) Indicator

General Motors (GM) Indicator What is 'General Motors (GM) Indicator' An indicator based on the theory that the performance of U.S. automaker General Motors (GM) is a pre-cursor to the per

Tax And Price Index (TPI)

Tax And Price Index (TPI) What is 'Tax And Price Index - TPI' A measure of the percentage that a consumer's income would have to adjust by in order to maintain the same level of purchasing

Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

DefinitionThe Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act was signed into United States federal law by US President Barack Obama on July 21, 2010. Dodd-Frank Wall Street Refo

Magna Cum Laude

Magna Cum Laude What is 'Magna Cum Laude' Magna cum laude is an academic level of distinction used by educational institutions to signify an academic degree that was received "with great h
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