21 Results for Tag: designed

Yonder 40 Index (Yonder 40)

Yonder 40 Index (Yonder 40) What is 'Yonder 40 Index - Yonder 40' A list of 40 publicly traded companies chosen for their ties to rural areas. The Yonder 40 is designed to reflect the econ

Incentive Trust

DefinitionIn American estate planning parlance, an incentive trust is a trust designed to encourage or discourage certain behaviors by using distributions of trust income or principal as an

National Securities Clearing Corporation (NSCC)

National Securities Clearing Corporation (NSCC) What is 'National Securities Clearing Corporation - NSCC' A subsidiary of the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) that provid

Management Risk

Management Risk What is 'Management Risk' The risks associated with ineffective, destructive or underperforming management, which hurts shareholders and the company or fund being managed.

Modern Economic Derivatives

Modern Economic Derivatives Modern economies often utilize a set of complex system of measurements. This is certainly true when it comes to the stock market and international trading. One of

Stop-Loss Order

Stop-Loss Order A stop loss order is an order that is placed with a broker because a stock has reached a certain price. This is basically designed to limit the loss that an investor might su

Palisades Water Index

DefinitionThe Palisades Water Index is a modified equal-dollar weighted stock market index. It is designed to track the performance of companies engaged in the global water industry such as

Qualified Reservist

Qualified Reservist What is 'Qualified Reservist ' A member of the military reserve who is not actively serving but may be called to duty and who is eligible to make an early withdrawal f

Variable Death Benefit

Variable Death Benefit What is 'Variable Death Benefit' The amount paid to a decedent's beneficiary that is dependent on the performance of an investment account within a variable universa

Fair And Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA)

Fair And Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA) What is 'Fair And Accurate Credit Transactions Act - FACTA' A U.S. resolution passed in 2003 that is aimed at enhancing protection measure
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