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Killer Bees

Killer Bees What is 'Killer Bees' An individual or firm that helps a company fend off a takeover attempt. A killer bee uses defensive strategies to keep an attempted hostile takeover from

Harmonized Index Of Consumer Prices (HICP)

Harmonized Index Of Consumer Prices (HICP) What is 'Harmonized Index Of Consumer Prices - HICP' A list of the final costs paid by European consumers for the items in a basket of common goo

In The Pink

In The Pink What is 'In The Pink' An informal expression used to describe a situation in which an investor or an economy is in a good financial position. More generally, it refers to being

Natural Capital

DefinitionNatural capital is the world's stock of natural resources, which includes geology, soils, air, water and all living organisms. Some natural capital assets provide people with free

Madeira Escudo

Madeira Escudo What is 'Madeira Escudo' The former currency of Madeira, an island off the coast of Portugal. The Madeira escudo was used as Madeira's currency until it adopted the euro alo

Macroeconomic Swap

Macroeconomic Swap What is 'Macroeconomic Swap' A type of derivative designed to help companies whose revenues are closely correlated with business cycles to reduce their business-cycle ri

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

Short Selling

DefinitionIn finance, a short sale is the sale of an asset that the seller does not own. The seller effects such a sale by borrowing the asset in order to deliver it to the buyer. Subsequent

Badwill

Badwill What is 'Badwill' The negative effect felt by a company when shareholders and the investment community find out that is has done something that is not in accordance with good busin

Bad Debt Recovery

Bad Debt Recovery What is a 'Bad Debt Recovery' A bad debt recovery is business debt from a loan, credit line or accounts receivable that is recovered either in whole or in part after it h
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