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Floater

Fixed income

 instrument which has a 

Coupon

 rate or 

Interest

 rate that varies based on a 

Short

 term rate 

Index

. A 

Floater

 is generally advantageous when 

Interest

 rates are rising. opposite of 

Inverse floater

.



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Base

,

Coupon

,

Coupon rate

,

Float

,

Fixed income

,

Floater

,

Inverse floater

,

ISIN

,

Index

,

Interest

,

Inc.

,

Instrument

,

Interest rate

,

PPO

,

Rally

,

Short

,

Term


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Adjustable rate

,

Availability float

,

Accrual of discount

,

Accrued interest

,

Amortization of premium

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

Adjustable rate preferred stock

,

Absolute advantage

,

All-risks coverage

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

As is

,

Attorney in fact

,

Adjustable Rate Mortgage

,

Advance rate

,

Affordability index

,

Amortization term

,

Annual Percentage Rate

,

Applicable federal rate

,

Asset-based finance

,

Asset-based lending

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

At the money

,

Absorption rate

,

Age-weighted plan

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Average up

,

Ad valorem

,

Arms Index

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Burn rate

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Bearer instrument

,

Benchmark interest rate

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Balance of payments

,

Bank Rate

,

Base interest rate

,

Base period

,

Base-year analysis

,

Board of Governors

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

Bank term loan

,

Base rate

,

Blended rate

,

Broker loan rate

,

Bust-up takeover

,

B shares

,

Broad-base index

,

Before-tax income

,

Break-even tax rate

,

Base

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Capitalized interest

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Collection float

,

Compound interest

,

Current income

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Coupon

,

Coupon bond

,

Coupon pass

,

Coupon rate

,

Coupon yield

,

Current coupon bond

,

Current production rate

,

Call money rate

,

Code of procedure

,

Capitalization of income

,

Capitalization rate

,

Cap rate

,

Civilian unemployment rate

,

Comparative advantage

,

Consumer confidence index

,

Consumer Price Index

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Convertible term insurance

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Certificate of stock

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Consumer interest

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

C shares

,

Class of options

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Capitalization weighted index

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Curbs in

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Deferred interest bond

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Dividend rate

,

Discount rate

,

Division of labor

,

Decreasing term life

,

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

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Double up

,

Disposable income

,

Depth of market

,

Effective annual interest rate

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Exact interest

,

Ex-legal

,

Either-or order

,

Exchange rate

,

Economic growth rate

,

Employer Cost Index

,

Employment Cost Index

,

E-mini

,

Exchange of spot

,

Ex-pit transaction

,

EAFE Index

,

Effective tax rate

,

Ex-all

,

Explicit interest

,

Enhanced index fund

,

Ex-warrants

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Ex-rights

,

Ex-rights date

,

Earned income tax credit

,

Even up

,

First In First Out

,

Fixed asset

,

Fixed-charge coverage ratio

,

Fixed cost

,

Float

,

Financial instrument

,

Fixed income

,

Fixed income equivalent

,

Fixed-income arbitrage

,

Floater

,

Floating-rate bond

,

Flow of funds

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Floating exchange rate

,

Foreign exchange rate

,

Forward exchange rate

,

Forward P/E

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Federal Reserve Discount Rate

,

Fixed annuity

,

Fixed benefits

,

Fixed premium

,

Form S-1

,

Fixed rate

,

Fixed-rate loan

,

Fixed-Rate Mortgage

,

Floating rate

,

Forward interest rate

,

Forward Rate Agreement

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Fixed investment trust

,

Free float

,

Free right of exchange

,

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

,

Gross income

,

General Obligation Bond

,

General account

,

General Securities Representative Examination

,

G-7

,

General Accounting Office

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

General lien

,

General mortgage

,

Growth and income fund

,

Gather in the stops

,

Going short

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

House of issue

,

Hang Seng Index

,

Holder in due course

,

Home equity line of credit

,

Housing Market Index

,

High-low index

,

Held at the opening

,

Income statement

,

Interest-bearing

,

Income bond

,

Index bond

,

Index-linked bond

,

In escrow

,

Interest rate collar

,

Interest rate risk

,

Interest rate swap

,

Intermediate-term

,

Inverse floater

,

ISIN

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

Income coverage

,

Income stock

,

In line

,

Income distribution

,

Index

,

Inflation rate

,

Interest rate futures

,

Interbank Rate

,

Insurable interest

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Interest

,

Interest expense

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

Inc.

,

In intestacy

,

Instrument

,

Inter vivos trust

,

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

,

Income fund

,

Income risk

,

Index fund

,

Index option

,

Interest rate option

,

I/O strip

,

Inchoate interest

,

Income property

,

Interest-only strip

,

Income replacement ratio

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Index arbitrage

,

Income exclusion rule

,

Inverse relationship

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

Jensen index

,

Last In First Out

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Long-term

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

Limit up

,

London Inter-Bank Offer Rate

,

Level term insurance

,

Long-term care insurance

,

Long-term debt

,

Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

,

Letter of comment

,

Legal age

,

Line of credit

,

Lock-in

,

Long-term mortgage

,

Long-term lease

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Medium-term

,

Medium-term bond

,

Make a market

,

Margin rate

,

Market on close order

,

Medium of exchange

,

Misery index

,

Market rate

,

Money at call

,

Mortgage interest deduction

,

Mortgage rate

,

Mill rate

,

Market-share weighted index

,

Market-value weighted index

,

Market Volatility Index

,

Net income

,

Net income multiplier

,

Net interest margin

,

Net Operating Income

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable instrument

,

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

,

NAPM index

,

Nikkei Index

,

Notice of Default

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Normal retirement age

,

Nasdaq Composite Index

,

Negative Volume Index

,

NYSE Composite Index

,

Other long term liabilities

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Ordinary interest

,

Out-of-favor

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Or better

,

Other income

,

Operating rate

,

Open interest

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Option income fund

,

Out of the money

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

Ordinary income

,

On-balance volume

,

On close

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Pooling of interests

,

Pass-through coupon rate

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Phantom income

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Primary instrument

,

P&L

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Price index

,

Producer Price Index

,

PPO

,

Power of Attorney

,

Paid up

,

Personal interest

,

Prepaid interest

,

Prime rate

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Performance-based compensation

,

Prime rate fund

,

Pure index fund

,

Premium income

,

Passive income

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Preservation of capital

,

Positive Volume Index

,

Price-weighted index

,

Retention rate

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Run rate

,

Real interest rate

,

Rate covenant

,

Registered coupon bond

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Real economic growth rate

,

Retail Price Index

,

Retail sales index

,

Reduced paid-up insurance

,

Regulation A

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Rate-improvement

,

Rate lock

,

Renegotiable rate

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Roll up

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Relative Strength Index

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rising bottoms

,

Rally

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Short-term reserves

,

Sight letter of credit

,

Simple interest

,

S&L

,

Short bond

,

Short-term

,

Split coupon bond

,

Spot rate

,

Step-up bond

,

Segregation of securities

,

Savings rate

,

Standard of living

,

Swap rate

,

Short hedge

,

Short interest

,

Short interest ratio

,

Stock index

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Security interest

,

Start rate

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Short leg

,

Short market value

,

Short straddle

,

Step-up warrant

,

Strike index

,

Step-up lease

,

Santa Claus rally

,

Selling short

,

Selling short against the box

,

Short

,

Short cover

,

Short position

,

Short purchase

,

Short sale rule

,

Short squeeze

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Sin tax

,

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

,

Short swing profits

,

Short swing rules

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Times interest earned

,

Term CD

,

T-Bill

,

Term

,

Term bond

,

Term to maturity

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Term insurance

,

Total return index

,

Teaser rate

,

Term deposit

,

Term loan

,

Treasury index

,

Truth in Lending

,

Term trust

,

Tenancy at will

,

Top hat plan

,

Taxable income

,

Taxable wage base

,

Tax base

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Trading Index

,

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

,

Up volume

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Variable rate

,

With interest

,

Waiver of premium

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

When, as, and if issued

,

When issued

,

Wilshire 5000 Equity Index

,

X or XD

,

Y shares

,

Zero-base budgeting

,

Zero-coupon bond


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