31 Results for Tag: overview

Kyoto Protocol

DefinitionThe Kyoto Protocol is an international treaty which extends the 1992 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change that commits state parties to reduce greenhouse gas emiss

KZT (Kazakhstan Tenge)

KZT (Kazakhstan Tenge) What is 'KZT' The currency abbreviation or currency symbol for the Kazakhstan tenge (KZT) is for the currency of Kazakhstan. The tenge is made of 100 tiyn and is oft

Hang Seng Index (HSI)

Hang Seng Index (HSI) What is 'Hang Seng Index - HSI' A market capitalization-weighted index of 40 of the largest companies that trade on the Hong Kong Exchange. The Hang Seng Index is mai

Health Insurance

DefinitionHealth insurance is insurance that covers the whole or a part of the risk of a person incurring medical expenses, spreading the risk over a large number of persons. By estimating t

Healthcare Sector

Healthcare Sector What is the 'Healthcare Sector' The healthcare sector is the category of stocks relating to medical and healthcare goods or services. The healthcare sector includes hospi

Nasdaq 100 Index

Nasdaq 100 Index What is 'Nasdaq 100 Index' An index composed of the 100 largest, most actively traded U.S companies listed on the Nasdaq stock exchange. This index includes companies from

Oil Refinery

DefinitionOil refinery or petroleum refinery is an industrial process plant where crude oil is transformed and refined into more useful products such as petroleum naphtha, gasoline, diesel f

Manual Trader

Manual Trader What is 'Manual Trader' A trader who manually enters trades into a trading system without using computerized algorithms that enable automated order entry. In the frenetic wor

Make-Or-Buy Decision

Make-Or-Buy Decision What is a 'Make-Or-Buy Decision' A make-or-buy decision is the act of choosing between manufacturing a product in-house or purchasing it from an external supplier. In

Real Value

Real Value What is the 'Real Value' The real value is nominal value adjusted for inflation. The real value is obtained by removing the effect of price level changes from the nominal value
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