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Kiting

Kiting What is 'Kiting' Kiting is the act of misrepresenting the value of a financial instrument for the purpose of extending credit obligations or increasing financial leverage. 2. A fr

Kremlinomics

Kremlinomics What is 'Kremlinomics' A financial buzz word used to describe economic policies which some view to be overly leftist. Kremlinomics alludes to the communist policies of the Rus

Hard Call Protection

Hard Call Protection What is 'Hard Call Protection' The period in the life of a callable bond during which the issuing company is not permitted to redeem the bond. Hard call bonds have thi

Halloween Massacre

Definition"Halloween Massacre" is the term associated with the major reorganization of United States president Gerald Ford's cabinet on November 4, 1975, which was an attempt to address mult

Hard-Coded Stock

Hard-Coded Stock What is 'Hard-Coded Stock' This is a term that refers to a company's stock symbol or ticker symbol. Every security listed anywhere on the globe has a unique symbol for the

Iceberg Order

Iceberg Order What is an 'Iceberg Order' An iceberg order is a large single order that has been divided into smaller lots, usually through the use of an automated program, for the purpose

Ocean Bill Of Lading

Ocean Bill Of Lading What is 'Ocean Bill Of Lading' A document required for the transportation of goods overseas. An ocean bill of lading serves as both the carrier's receipt to the shippe

Abandonment Clause

Abandonment Clause What is 'Abandonment Clause' A clause in a property insurance contract that, under certain circumstances, permits the property owner to abandon lost or damaged property

Reallowance

Reallowance What is 'Reallowance' In securities underwriting, the fee that the underwriting group pays to a securities firm that is not part of the syndicate, but that still sells shares i

Raintaker

Raintaker What is 'Raintaker' A former employee of a brokerage firm who takes high-value clientelle from his or her previous employer to his or her new brokerage. The term raintaker is tak
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