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Escrow

Definition 1

Documents, 

Real

 estate, money, or securities deposited with a 

Neutral

 third 

Party

 (the 

Escrow

 agent) to be delivered upon fulfillment of certain conditions, as established in a written agreement.

Definition 2

An 

Account

 held by the 

Lender

 into which a homeowner pays 

Money

 for taxes and 

Insurance

.



Related Terms: 19

Account

,

Agent

,

ECU

,

EU

,

Escrow

,

Fill

,

FIN

,

Insurance

,

Lend

,

Lender

,

Money

,

Neutral

,

Own

,

Party

,

Real

,

Real estate

,

SEC

,

Tax

,

Third party


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Starting With: E


Semi Related Terms: 651  CLICK HERE TO VIEW

12b-1 funds

,

Account

,

Account statement

,

Allowance for depreciation

,

Account aggregation

,

Account balance

,

Active account

,

Agent bank

,

Alternate account

,

Asset management account

,

Above par

,

Accrual of discount

,

After-tax basis

,

Amortization of premium

,

At par

,

ABC agreement

,

Account executive

,

Agent

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

Active money

,

Accumulated earnings tax

,

Adjustable life insurance

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

At the money

,

After-tax contributions

,

Age-weighted plan

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Average up

,

Abusive tax shelter

,

After-tax

,

Alternative Minimum Tax

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Automated Pricing and Reporting System

,

Away from the market

,

Back pay

,

Below the line

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Barren money

,

Below par

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy the book

,

Broad money

,

Balance of payments

,

Board of Governors

,

Beneficial owner

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Bust-up takeover

,

Bulk sales escrow

,

Back-end load

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Back taxes

,

Before-tax income

,

Break-even tax rate

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Contra account

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Central assets account

,

Checking account

,

Custodial account

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Call money rate

,

Cash account

,

Code of procedure

,

Capitalization of income

,

Capital account

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Current account

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Captive agent

,

Cash value life insurance policy

,

Casualty insurance

,

Convertible term insurance

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Credit insurance

,

Credit life insurance

,

Certificate of stock

,

Closely held

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Confidentiality agreement

,

Contract for deed

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Closed-end credit

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Closed-end fund

,

Closed-end investment company

,

C shares

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Cash Against Documents

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Closing agent

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Capital gains tax

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Consolidated tax return

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cup and handle

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Deferred tax

,

Demand deposit

,

Deposit in transit

,

Deposit multiplier

,

Deposit slip

,

Direct deposit

,

Drawing account

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Drawn securities

,

Del credere agency

,

Discretionary account

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Do Not Reduce

,

Date of record

,

Disbursing agent

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Desk (the)

,

Division of labor

,

Disability insurance

,

Dual life insurance

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Doing business as

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Deferred account

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Double up

,

Depth of market

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Either-or order

,

ECU

,

Extended broad money

,

Effective par

,

E-mini

,

Exchange for futures

,

Exchange for physical

,

Exchange of spot

,

EU

,

Escrow

,

Excess insurance

,

Executive indemnity insurance

,

Effective tax rate

,

Employee stock repurchase agreement

,

Enrolled agent

,

Equitable owner

,

Express agreement

,

Escrow receipt

,

Estate tax

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Earned income tax credit

,

Estimated tax

,

Excess profits tax

,

Excise tax

,

Even up

,

First In First Out

,

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

Frozen account

,

Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation

,

Fiscal agent

,

Flight to quality

,

Flow of funds

,

Fill

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Fiat money

,

Forward P/E

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Fee-for-service

,

Front-end load

,

Form S-1

,

Friends and family offering

,

Forward Rate Agreement

,

Full faith and credit

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Free and clear

,

Federal Insurance Contributions Act

,

Flexible spending account

,

Free right of exchange

,

Federal Tax Identification Number

,

Federal tax lien

,

FIN

,

Flat tax

,

Franchise tax

,

Government securities

,

Government Securities Clearing Corporation

,

General account

,

General Securities Representative Examination

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

Group insurance

,

Growth and income fund

,

Gather in the stops

,

Gift tax

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House account

,

House of issue

,

Hypothecation agreement

,

Hazard insurance

,

Health insurance

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

Holder in due course

,

Home equity

,

Home Equity Conversion Mortgage

,

Home equity debt

,

Home equity line of credit

,

Home equity loan

,

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act

,

HUD-1 statement

,

Home inspection

,

Hidden tax

,

Head and shoulders

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

Home run

,

Inactive account

,

Insured account

,

In escrow

,

International Securities Identification Number

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

In line

,

Independent agent

,

Insurance

,

Insurance agent

,

Insurance broker

,

Insurance carrier

,

Insurance claim

,

Insurance examiner

,

Insurance policy

,

Insurance premium

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

In intestacy

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

I/O strip

,

Inheritance tax

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Individual tax return

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

Joint account

,

Jointly and severally

,

Jumping the gun

,

Joint and several liability

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

Joint tax return

,

Last In First Out

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Lawful money

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

Limit up

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

Level premium insurance

,

Level term insurance

,

Life insurance

,

Long-term care insurance

,

Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

,

Letter of comment

,

Legal age

,

Lend

,

Lender

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lock-in

,

Lease-purchase agreement

,

Leading the market

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Luxury tax

,

Level I quotes

,

Money center bank

,

Money order

,

Municipal bond insurance

,

Municipal Bond Insurance Association

,

Make a market

,

Managed account

,

Margin account

,

Margin agreement

,

Market on close order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Money management

,

Medium of exchange

,

Money

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Major medical insurance

,

Mortgage life insurance

,

Marginal lender

,

Money at call

,

Money factor

,

Marketable securities

,

Market neutral

,

Mixed account

,

Money flow

,

Near money

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

Nostro account

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

National Securities Clearing Corporation

,

National Securities Trade Association

,

Nonparticipating life insurance policy

,

Net estate

,

Non-compete agreement

,

Non-disclosure agreement

,

Null and void

,

Notice of Default

,

Non-resident alien tax

,

Neutral spread

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Normal retirement age

,

Neutral hedge

,

Neutral

,

Off the books

,

One time charge

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Option account

,

Or better

,

Omnibus account

,

One-share one-vote rule

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Open-end credit

,

Open-end mortgage

,

Owner financing

,

Open-end fund

,

Open-end management company

,

Out of the money

,

Occupancy agreement

,

Open-end lease

,

Own

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

On-balance volume

,

On close

,

One man picture

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Owner-employee

,

Pooling of interests

,

Pre-tax profit margin

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Par bond

,

Paying agent

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Payment for order flow

,

Public Securities Association

,

P&L

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Participating insurance

,

Pre-existing conditions

,

Private Mortgage Insurance

,

Party

,

Power of Attorney

,

Paid up

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Purchase-money mortgage

,

Property tax

,

Purchase agreement

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Percent held by institutions

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Publicly held

,

Portfolio insurance

,

Preservation of capital

,

Progressive tax

,

Proportional tax

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Painting the tape

,

Real asset

,

Reports and Records

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Real interest rate

,

Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit

,

Reading the tape

,

Real-time trade reporting

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Restricted account

,

Round of funding

,

Rule 15c3-1

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Real

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Real economic growth rate

,

Reduced paid-up insurance

,

Replacement cost insurance

,

Red herring

,

Regulation A

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Real estate owned

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Roll up

,

Real estate

,

Real estate agent

,

Real estate broker

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Risk neutral

,

Regressive tax

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Real-time

,

Repurchase agreement

,

Reverse repurchase agreement

,

SEC filing

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Savings account

,

Savings and Loan

,

Savings Association Insurance Fund

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

State bank

,

SEC

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Series EE bond

,

Step-up bond

,

SEC fee

,

Securities analyst

,

Securities Industry Association

,

Securities Investor Protection Corporation

,

Securities loan

,

Segregation of securities

,

Sell the book

,

Sweep account

,

Standard of living

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Self insurance

,

Separate account

,

Single-premium life insurance

,

Stock life insurance company

,

Survivorship insurance

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Supplemental agreement

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Securities lending

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Selling the spread

,

Step-up warrant

,

Step-up lease

,

Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees

,

Self-directed retirement account

,

Social Security Tax

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

Sales tax

,

S Corporation

,

Self-employment tax

,

Separate tax returns

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Sin tax

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Securities fraud

,

Seek a market

,

Smart money

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

Time deposit

,

Tax anticipation note

,

Tax-exempt bond

,

Tax renevue anticipation note

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Tight money

,

Tax haven

,

Third World

,

Term insurance

,

Title insurance

,

Tax

,

Tax schedule

,

Transfer agent

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Third party

,

TED spread

,

Term deposit

,

Truth in Lending

,

Tax-free bond fund

,

Tax-managed fund

,

Tax lien

,

Tax roll

,

Tenancy at will

,

Transfer tax

,

Tax deferral

,

Tax-deferred

,

Ten-bagger

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Tax-advantaged

,

Tax audit

,

Tax base

,

Tax basis

,

Tax bracket

,

Tax-deductible

,

Tax deduction

,

Tax-efficient

,

Tax evasion

,

Tax-exempt

,

Tax identification number

,

Tax loss carryback

,

Tax loss carryforward

,

Tax lot

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax planning

,

Tax preference item

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Tax return

,

Tax sale

,

Tax shelter

,

Tax shield

,

Tax swap

,

Tax tables

,

Take a bath

,

Third market

,

U.S. Government Agency Security

,

U.S. Savings Bond

,

U.S. Treasury

,

U.S. Treasury Bill

,

U.S. Treasury Bond

,

U.S. Treasury Note

,

U.S. Treasury Securities

,

Unlimited tax bond

,

Undermargined account

,

Underwriting agreement

,

Uniform Securities Act

,

Umbrella liability insurance

,

Uniform submission agreement

,

Unified Tax Credit

,

Up volume

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Value Added Tax

,

Written-down value

,

With interest

,

Wrap account

,

Waiver of premium

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

When, as, and if issued

,

X or XD

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares


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