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Knock-Out Option

Knock-Out Option What is a 'Knock-Out Option' A knock-out option is an option with a built-in mechanism to expire worthless if a specified price level is exceeded. A knock-out option sets

Harvard MBA Indicator

Harvard MBA Indicator What is 'Harvard MBA Indicator' A long-term stock market indicator that evaluates the percentage of Harvard Business School graduates that accept "market sensitive" j

Hard Loan

Hard Loan What is 'Hard Loan' A foreign loan that must be paid in the currency of a nation that has stability and a reputation abroad for economic strength (a hard currency). Explaining


DefinitionHawala or hewala, also known as hundi or—in Somali, xawala or xawilaad—is a popular and informal value transfer system based not on the movement of cash, or on telegraph or com


DefinitionKanban is a scheduling system for lean manufacturing and just-in-time manufacturing. Taiichi Ohno, an industrial engineer at Toyota, developed kanban to improve manufacturing effic

Harmless Warrant

Harmless Warrant What is 'Harmless Warrant' A warrant that requires the holder to surrender a similar bond when purchasing a new fixed-income instrument. For the warrant to be exercisable,


Impound What is 'Impound' An account maintained by mortgage companies to collect amounts such as hazard insurance, property taxes, private mortgage insurance and other required payments fr

Naked Put

DefinitionA naked put is a put option where the option writer does not have sufficient liquidity to cover the contracts in case of assignment. No amount of underlying stock will satisfy assi

National Stock Exchange

National Stock Exchange What is 'National Stock Exchange' The first stock exchange in America that was completely electronically automated. All members of the exchange are registered broke


Omega What is 'Omega' In finance, omega represents the percentage change in an option's value with respect to the percentage change in the underlying price. Omega (Ω) measures the levera
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