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Immediate Credit

Immediate Credit What is 'Immediate Credit' The Federal Reserve practice of "clearing" checks deposited by member banks on the same day they're deposited. This service is only available wh

One-Cancel-All Order

One-Cancel-All Order What is 'One-Cancel-All Order' A type of order comprising several limit orders for several companies, but in the event that one gets filled, the rest are canceled. Thi

Macroprudential Analysis

Macroprudential Analysis What is 'Macroprudential Analysis' A method of economic analysis that evaluates the health, soundness and vulnerabilities of a financial system. Macroprudential an

Sacred Cow

Sacred Cow What is 'Sacred Cow' A firmly held mainstream belief that is considered to be true without independent verification. In finance, and in particular in investing, there are many s

Samurai Bond

DefinitionA samurai bond is a yen-denominated bond issued in Tokyo by non-Japanese companies, and is subject to Japanese regulations. These bonds provide the issuer with an access to Japanes

Back Months

Back Months What is 'Back Months' The available futures contracts for a particular commodity that possess expirations or delivery dates furthest into the future. Also referred to as deferr

Panic Selling

DefinitionPanic selling is a wide-scale selling of an investment which causes a sharp decline in prices. Specifically, an investor wants to get out of an investment with little regard of the

Veblen Good

DefinitionVeblen goods are types of luxury goods for which the quantity demanded increases as the price increases, an apparent contradiction of the law of demand. Consumers actually prefer m

Lead Bank

Lead Bank What is a 'Lead Bank' A lead bank is a bank that oversees the arrangement of a loan syndication. The lead bank is paid an additional fee for this service, which involves recruiti

Landlocked

DefinitionA landlocked state or landlocked country is a sovereign state entirely enclosed by land, or whose only coastlines lie on closed seas. There are currently 49 such countries, includi
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