47 Results for Tag: structure

Heath-Jarrow-Morton Model (HJM Model)

Heath-Jarrow-Morton Model (HJM Model) What is 'Heath-Jarrow-Morton Model - HJM Model' A model that applies forward rates to an existing term structure of interest rates to determine appropr

Hamada Equation

DefinitionIn corporate finance, Hamada's equation, named after Robert Hamada, is used to separate the financial risk of a levered firm from its business risk. The equation combines the Modig

Yugen Kaisha (YK)

Yugen Kaisha (YK) What is 'Yugen Kaisha - YK' A type of limited liability company that could be established in Japan from 1940 through early 2006. The Companies Act enacted in Japan in Jun

Natural Guardian

Natural Guardian What is 'Natural Guardian' A child's parent. In divorce situations, the parent with custody is considered the natural guardian. The opposite of a natural guardian is an ap


DefinitionAn oligopoly is a market form wherein a market or industry is dominated by a small number of large sellers. Oligopolies can result from various forms of collusion which reduce comp

One-Bank Holding Company

One-Bank Holding Company What is 'One-Bank Holding Company' A corporation that holds at least a quarter of the voting stock of a commercial bank. One-bank holding companies led to the crea


DefinitionAn oligopsony is a market form in which the number of buyers is small while the number of sellers in theory could be large. This typically happens in a market for inputs where nume

One-Cancel-All Order

One-Cancel-All Order What is 'One-Cancel-All Order' A type of order comprising several limit orders for several companies, but in the event that one gets filled, the rest are canceled. Thi

Master Limited Partnership

DefinitionIn the United States, a master limited partnership is a limited partnership that is publicly traded, also known as a publicly traded partnership. It combines the tax benefits of a

Absolute Priority

Absolute Priority What is an 'Absolute Priority' An absolute priority is a rule that stipulates the order of payment - creditors before shareholders - in the event of liquidation. The abso
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