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Fed

The 7-member 

Board of Governors

 that oversees 

Federal Reserve Bank

, establishes 

Monetary

 policy (interest rates, 

Credit

, etc.), and monitors the 

Economic

 health of the country. 

ITS

 members are appointed by the President subject to Senate 

Confirmation

, and serve 14-year 

Term

. also called the 

Federal Reserve Board

.



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Economic

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Fed

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Federal Reserve Bank

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Federal Reserve Board

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Interest

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Interest rate

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ITS

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Monetary

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Monetary policy

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Net

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Point

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Policy

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PPO

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Terms


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Category: Economy


Starting With: F


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10-K

,

12b-1 funds

,

Adjustable rate

,

Agent bank

,

Accrual of discount

,

Accrued interest

,

Amortization of premium

,

At par

,

Allied member

,

All or any part

,

Associate member

,

At best

,

At call

,

Adjustable rate preferred stock

,

Accommodative monetary policy

,

All-risks coverage

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Adjustable Rate Mortgage

,

Advance rate

,

Amortization term

,

Annual Percentage Rate

,

Applicable federal rate

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

At the money

,

Absorption rate

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Adoption credit

,

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

,

Bank reconciliation

,

Below the line

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Burn rate

,

Bank credit

,

Bank draft

,

Bank holding company

,

Bank Holiday

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Bank Note

,

Bank Trust Department

,

Bank-eligible issues

,

Benchmark interest rate

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Brokerage firm

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy the book

,

Balance of payments

,

Bank Rate

,

Base interest rate

,

Base-year analysis

,

Basis point

,

Board of Governors

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Bank term loan

,

Base rate

,

Blended rate

,

Broker loan rate

,

Business credit

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Big Board

,

Bulletin board

,

Buy-side

,

Break-even tax rate

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Calendar year

,

Capitalized interest

,

Commercial year

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Credit order

,

Commercial bank

,

Compound interest

,

Consumer bank

,

Credit card

,

Credit union

,

Call

,

Call date

,

Called away

,

Called bond

,

Call price

,

Call protection

,

Call risk

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Coupon rate

,

Credit analyst

,

Credit risk

,

Current production rate

,

Call money rate

,

Clearing firm

,

Clearing member

,

Code of procedure

,

Credit balance

,

Capitalization of income

,

Capitalization rate

,

Cap rate

,

Civilian unemployment rate

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Credit squeeze

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Crop year

,

Country risk

,

Cash value life insurance policy

,

Convertible term insurance

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Credit insurance

,

Credit life insurance

,

Certificate of stock

,

Chicago Board Options Exchange

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Confirmation

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Cash credit

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Chapter 7

,

Closed-end credit

,

Commercial credit

,

Consumer credit

,

Consumer interest

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Credit

,

Credit agency

,

Credit default swap

,

Credit derivative

,

Credit enhancement

,

Credit limit

,

Credit line

,

Credit score

,

C shares

,

Call option

,

Call ratio backspread

,

Call swaption

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Covered call

,

Credit spread

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cup and handle

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Deferred credit

,

Deficit net worth

,

Dealer bank

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Deferred interest bond

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Dollar terms

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Dividend rate

,

Desk (the)

,

Discount rate

,

Division of labor

,

Delivery point

,

Decreasing term life

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

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

,

Double net lease

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Depth of market

,

Economic surplus

,

Economic value

,

Effective annual interest rate

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Exact interest

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Either-or order

,

European Monetary System

,

European terms

,

Exchange rate

,

Easy monetary policy

,

Economic

,

Economic cycle

,

Economic growth

,

Economic growth rate

,

Economic indicator

,

Economic sanctions

,

E-mini

,

Exchange of spot

,

European Central Bank

,

Export-Import Bank

,

Effective tax rate

,

Ex-all

,

Explicit interest

,

Economic rent

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Earned income tax credit

,

Education credit

,

Financial Accounting Standards Board

,

First In First Out

,

Fiscal year

,

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

,

Federal funds

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

Fed funds

,

Fractional reserve banking

,

Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation

,

Federal National Mortgage Association

,

Federal Reserve Note

,

First call date

,

Flight to quality

,

Floating-rate bond

,

Flow of funds

,

Federal Call

,

Fictitious credit

,

Fill or kill

,

Firm quotation

,

Front-ending an order

,

Floating exchange rate

,

Foreign exchange rate

,

Forward exchange rate

,

Forward P/E

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Fed

,

Fed bias

,

Fed Chairman

,

Federal Reserve Bank

,

Federal Reserve Board

,

Federal Reserve Discount Rate

,

Federal Reserve requirement

,

Federal Trade Commission

,

Fed pass

,

Fiscal policy

,

First board

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Firm commitment offering

,

Friends and family offering

,

Fair Credit Reporting Act

,

Federal Housing Administration

,

Firm commitment lending

,

Fixed rate

,

Fixed-rate loan

,

Fixed-Rate Mortgage

,

Floating rate

,

Forward interest rate

,

Forward Rate Agreement

,

Full faith and credit

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Free and clear

,

Federal Insurance Contributions Act

,

Free right of exchange

,

Federal ID Number

,

Federal Tax Identification Number

,

Federal tax lien

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

Growth and income fund

,

Gather in the stops

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House call

,

House of issue

,

Health insurance

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

Health Maintenance Organization

,

Holder in due course

,

High credit

,

Home equity line of credit

,

HUD-1 statement

,

Hope credit

,

Head and shoulders

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

Interest-bearing

,

In escrow

,

Interest rate collar

,

Interest rate risk

,

Interest rate swap

,

Intermediate-term

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment bank

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

In line

,

Inflation rate

,

International Monetary Fund

,

Interest rate futures

,

Interbank Rate

,

Individual policy pension trust

,

Insurable interest

,

Insurance policy

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Interest

,

Interest expense

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

In intestacy

,

Inter vivos trust

,

Impaired credit

,

Imputed interest

,

Interest deduction

,

Interest-only loan

,

Interest rate

,

Interest rate cap

,

Interest rate ceiling

,

Interest rate floor

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Investment policy

,

Interest rate option

,

I/O strip

,

Inchoate interest

,

Interest-only strip

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Inflection point

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

ITS

,

Jointly and severally

,

Jumping the gun

,

Joint and several liability

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

Last In First Out

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Little Board

,

Long-term

,

Lending at a rate

,

Lessee member

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

Loose credit

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

London Inter-Bank Offer Rate

,

Level term insurance

,

Long-term care insurance

,

Long-term debt

,

Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

,

Letter of comment

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lock-in

,

Long-term mortgage

,

Long-term lease

,

Leading the market

,

Lifetime learning credit

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Member bank

,

Money center bank

,

Mutual Savings Bank

,

Medium-term

,

Medium-term bond

,

Maintenance call

,

Make a market

,

Margin call

,

Margin rate

,

Market on close order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Member firm

,

Merchant bank

,

Medium of exchange

,

Monetary

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Monetary indicator

,

Monetary policy

,

Master policy

,

Market rate

,

Money at call

,

Mortgage interest deduction

,

Mortgage rate

,

Mill rate

,

Net

,

Net book value

,

Net current assets

,

Net income

,

Net income multiplier

,

Net interest margin

,

Net investment

,

Net margin

,

Net Operating Income

,

Net operating margin

,

Net profit

,

Net profit margin

,

Net quick assets

,

Net sales

,

Net surplus

,

Net tangible assets

,

National Bank

,

National Credit Union Administration

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

Nominal rate

,

Non-interest-bearing note

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

Net capital ratio

,

No limit order

,

Nonmember firm

,

No quote

,

No-Fault

,

Nonparticipating life insurance policy

,

Net Asset Value

,

Net estate

,

No-Action Letter

,

Null and void

,

No-lien affidavit

,

Non-revolving credit card

,

Notice of Default

,

No-load

,

Non-resident alien tax

,

Naked call

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Net lease

,

No-load stock

,

National Market Advisory Board

,

Net change

,

Net position

,

Net transaction

,

Net volume

,

No book

,

Off the books

,

One time charge

,

Other long term liabilities

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Ordinary interest

,

OTC Bulletin Board

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Or better

,

Operating rate

,

Open interest

,

One-share one-vote rule

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Open-end credit

,

Out of the money

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

On-balance volume

,

Off-board

,

On close

,

One man picture

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Pooling of interests

,

Pre-depreciation profit

,

Pre-tax profit margin

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Pass-through coupon rate

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Point

,

Premium over bond value

,

Premium over conversion value

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Provisional call feature

,

P&L

,

Policy

,

Policy limit

,

Policy loan

,

Policy surrender

,

PPO

,

Pre-existing conditions

,

Pour-over will

,

Power of Attorney

,

Personal interest

,

Prepaid interest

,

Prime rate

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Prime rate fund

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Percent held by institutions

,

Pre-syndicate bid

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Preservation of capital

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Painting the tape

,

Put/call ratio

,

Reports and Records

,

Retention rate

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Run rate

,

Real interest rate

,

Regional bank

,

Reserve ratio

,

Reserve requirement

,

Rate covenant

,

Reading the tape

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rule 15c3-1

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Real economic growth rate

,

Red herring

,

Regulation A

,

Reverse Take-Over

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Rate-improvement

,

Rate lock

,

Renegotiable rate

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Roll over

,

Rule of 78

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Savings and Loan

,

Savings bank

,

Short-term reserves

,

Sight letter of credit

,

Simple interest

,

S&L

,

State bank

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Series EE bond

,

Short-term

,

Spot rate

,

Segregation of securities

,

Sell-side analyst

,

Sell the book

,

Series 7

,

Syndicate member

,

Savings rate

,

Standard of living

,

Supply-side economics

,

Swap rate

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Short interest

,

Short interest ratio

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Secured credit card

,

Security interest

,

Start rate

,

Scorched-earth policy

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Selling the spread

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Standard mileage rate

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Seek a market

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

Tangible net worth

,

Times interest earned

,

Term CD

,

T-Bill

,

Term

,

Term bond

,

Term to maturity

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Tight monetary policy

,

Term insurance

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Terms

,

Teaser rate

,

TED spread

,

Term deposit

,

Term loan

,

Triple net lease

,

Truth in Lending

,

Term trust

,

Tenancy at will

,

Top hat plan

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Take a bath

,

Term repo

,

Term sheet

,

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

,

Unemployment rate

,

Unearned interest

,

Uncovered call

,

Unified Tax Credit

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Variable rate

,

Vanishing premium policy

,

With interest

,

World Bank

,

Waiver of premium

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

When, as, and if issued

,

X or XD

,

Year-over-year

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares


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