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Callable Security

Callable Security What is 'Callable Security' A security with an embedded call provision that allows the issuer to repurchase or redeem the security by a specified date. Since the holder o

Patent

Patent What is a 'Patent' A patent is a government license that gives the holder exclusive rights to a process, design or new invention for a designated period of time. Applications for pa

Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, Depletion, Amortization and Exploration Expenses (EBITDAX)

Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, Depletion, Amortization and Exploration Expenses (EBITDAX) What is 'Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, Depletion, Amortization and

Amortization

DefinitionAmortization is paying off an amount owed over time by making planned, incremental payments of principal and interest. To amortize a loan means "to kill it off". In accounting, amo

Depreciation

DefinitionIn accountancy, depreciation refers to two aspects of the same concept... Depreciation The method of allocating the cost of a tangible asset over the life it will remain useful is

Accelerated Amortization

Accelerated Amortization What is 'Accelerated Amortization' Extra payments made towards paying down a mortgage principal. With accelerated amortization, the loan borrower is allowed to add

Early Amortization

Early Amortization What is 'Early Amortization' A type of credit enhancement used in certain asset backed securities (ABS). Early amortization is an accelerated payment of bond principal i

EBITDA – Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization

EBITDA - Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization In the increasingly complex economy of the modern day, a measure of growth and production has become necessary for all

Targeted Amortization Class (TAC)

Targeted Amortization Class (TAC) What is 'Targeted Amortization Class - TAC' A type of credit derivative that is similar to a planned amortization class (PAC) in that it protects investor

Earnings Before Tax (EBT Formula)

Earnings Before Tax (EBT) What is the formula for calculating EBT? Question: Which of the following formulas is NOT a formula used to calculate Earnings Before Tax (EBT)? EBT =
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