14 Results for Tag: failure

Make A Market

Make A Market What is 'Make A Market' An action whereby a dealer stands by ready, willing and able to buy or sell a particular security at the quoted bid and ask price. Explaining 'Make

Savings And Loan Crisis (S&L)

Savings And Loan Crisis (S&L) What is the 'Savings And Loan Crisis - S&L' The Savings and Loan (S&L) Crisis began under the volatile interest rate climate of the 1970s, when vast numbe

Sample Selection Bias

DefinitionIn statistics, sampling bias is a bias in which a sample is collected in such a way that some members of the intended population are less likely to be included than others. It resu


Fail What is 'Fail' In common trading terms, if a seller does not deliver securities or a buyer does not pay owed funds by the settlement date, then the transaction is said to fail. In a s

False Signal

False Signal What is 'False Signal' In technical analysis, a false signal refers to an indication of future price movements which gives an inaccurate picture of the economic reality. False

Failure To Deliver

DefinitionIn finance, a failure to deliver is the inability of a party to deliver a tradable asset, or meet a contractual obligation. A typical example is the failure to deliver shares as pa

Failed Break

Failed Break What is 'Failed Break' A price movement through an identified level of support or resistance that does not have enough momentum to maintain its direction. Since the validity o

Walrasian Market

Walrasian Market What is 'Walrasian Market' An economic model of a market process in which orders are collected into batches of buys and sells and then analyzed to determine a clearing pri

Underpayment Penalty

Underpayment Penalty What is 'Underpayment Penalty' A tax penalty enacted on an individual for not paying enough of his or her total estimated tax and withholding. If an individual has an

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) What is the 'Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation - FDIC' The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) is the U.S. corporation insuring de
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