Tag: securities

T+1 (T+2,T+3)

What is 'T+1 (T+2,T+3)' Abbreviations that refer to the settlement date of security transactions. The T stands for transaction date, which is...

OTC

Over-the-counter (OTC) refers to the process of how securities are traded for companies not listed on a formal exchange. Securities that are traded...

A-Shares

What are 'A-Shares' A-shares is an expression designating shares that trade on the two Chinese stock exchanges, that is, the Shanghai Stock...
C-share

C-Share

What is C-Share and how does it work C-share is a type of mutual fund that allows investors to share in the unrealized gains or...

Wachovia Hybrid and Preferred Securities (WHPPSM) Indicies

What is 'Wachovia Hybrid and Preferred Securities (WHPPSM) Indicies' Market capitalization weighted indicies designed by Wachovia to measure the performance of the...

Z-Bond

What is 'Z-Bond' The final tranche in a series of mortgage-backed securities that is the last one to receive payment. Used in...

Pacific Exchange (PCX)

What is 'Pacific Exchange - PCX' An exchange network that coordinates the trading of stock options between both institutional and individual investors....

Baby Bond

What is 'Baby Bond' Fixed income securities issued in small denominations, generally with a maximum face value of $5,000. The small denominations...

Valuation Analysis

What is a 'Valuation Analysis' A form of fundamental analysis that looks to compare the valuation of one security to another, to...

Face Value

What is 'Face Value' Face value is the nominal value or dollar value of a security stated by the issuer. For stocks,...

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