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Illiquid

Definition 1

That which cannot quickly and easily be converted into cash, such as 

Real

 estate, collectibles, and 

Thinly traded

 securities.

Definition 2

A company which does not have sufficient 

Cash

 flow to meet 

ITS

 operational needs and its 

Debt

 obligations. opposite of 

Liquid

.





Related Terms: 16

Cash

,

Debt

,

ECU

,

FIN

,

ITS

,

Liquid

,

Low

,

Obligation

,

PPO

,

Quid

,

Real

,

Ratio

,

Real estate

,

SEC

,

Trade

,

Thinly traded


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10-Q

,

10-K

,

52-week low

,

12b-1 funds

,

Asset/equity ratio

,

Accrual of discount

,

Amortization of premium

,

At par

,

Affirmative obligations

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

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

,

Average price per share

,

At the money

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Ad valorem

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Automated Pricing and Reporting System

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Book value per share

,

Bank holding company

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Block trade

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Basic earnings per share

,

Balance of payments

,

Board of Governors

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Cash

,

Cash asset ratio

,

Cash basis

,

Cash budget

,

Cash control

,

Cash conversion cycle

,

Cash cycle

,

Cash earnings

,

Cash equivalence

,

Cash journal

,

Cash ratio

,

Collection ratio

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Current debt

,

Cash reserves

,

Cash equivalents

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Collateralized Bond Obligation

,

Collateralized Mortgage Obligation

,

Collaterized Loan Obligation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Conversion ratio

,

Convertible debt

,

Cash account

,

Code of procedure

,

Crossed trade

,

Cash dividend

,

Capitalization of income

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Cash commodity

,

Cash market

,

Cash price

,

Cash settlement

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Cash surrender value

,

Cash value

,

Cash value life insurance policy

,

Cash withdrawal

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Certificate of stock

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Cash advance

,

Cash collateral

,

Cash credit

,

Cash-out refinancing

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Consumer debt

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Controlled company

,

Closed-end investment company

,

C shares

,

Call ratio backspread

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Cash Against Documents

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash-balance plan

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Cash sale

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cup and handle

,

Cash buying

,

Cash delivery

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Curbs in

,

Debt service coverage

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Debt

,

Debt capital

,

Debt-equity swap

,

Debt financing

,

Debt limit

,

Debt market

,

Debt shelf

,

Drawn securities

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Do Not Reduce

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Dividend payout ratio

,

Division of labor

,

Discounted Cash Flow Analysis

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Doing business as

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debt consolidation

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Debt retirement

,

Debt service

,

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

,

Daily low

,

Daylight trade

,

Day trade

,

Depth of market

,

Deal flow

,

Effective debt

,

Efficiency ratio

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

ECU

,

E-mini

,

Exchange of spot

,

Exchange versus cash

,

Exchange ratio

,

Exchange-traded option

,

Exercise ratio

,

Estate tax

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Exclusion ratio

,

First In First Out

,

Fixed-charge coverage ratio

,

Form 10-Q

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

Flight to quality

,

Flow of funds

,

Front-ending an order

,

Forward P/E

,

Fully diluted earnings per share

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Federal Trade Commission

,

Foreign Debt

,

Free trade

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Friends and family offering

,

Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

,

Finance company

,

Full faith and credit

,

Funded debt

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Free and clear

,

Free right of exchange

,

Federal ID Number

,

FIN

,

Forward trade

,

General Obligation Bond

,

Government securities

,

Government Securities Clearing Corporation

,

General Securities Representative Examination

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

Gross National Debt

,

G-8

,

Growth and income fund

,

Gather in the stops

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

House of issue

,

Hedge ratio

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

Holding company

,

Holder in due course

,

High-ratio mortgage

,

Home equity debt

,

Home equity line of credit

,

HUD-1 statement

,

Head and shoulders

,

High-low index

,

Held at the opening

,

In escrow

,

International Securities Identification Number

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

In line

,

International trade

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

In intestacy

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Investment company

,

I/O strip

,

Income replacement ratio

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

ITS

,

Jointly and severally

,

Joint and several liability

,

Junior debt

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

Joint Stock Company

,

Last In First Out

,

Liquidity ratio

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

Limited company

,

Liquid

,

Long-term debt

,

Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

,

Letter of comment

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Loan-value ratio

,

Lock-in

,

Limited Liability Company

,

Locked in

,

Level I quotes

,

Liquid market

,

Low

,

Modified cash basis

,

Mutual company

,

Mezzanine debt

,

Moral obligation bond

,

Make a market

,

Market on close order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Monetizing debt

,

Money at call

,

Mortgage debt

,

Management company

,

Marketable securities

,

Money flow

,

Net quick assets

,

Non-cash expense

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

National Securities Clearing Corporation

,

National Securities Trade Association

,

Net capital ratio

,

No limit order

,

No quote

,

National Debt

,

No-Fault

,

Net estate

,

No-Action Letter

,

Null and void

,

No-lien affidavit

,

Nonrecourse debt

,

Notice of Default

,

No-load

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

No-load stock

,

No book

,

Operating cash flows

,

Overhead ratio

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Obligation

,

Obligation bond

,

Out-of-favor

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Order flow

,

Open market operation

,

Offshore company

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Open-end management company

,

Out of the money

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

Overlapping debt

,

On-balance volume

,

Odd lot buy/sell ratio

,

On close

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Open trade equity

,

Petty cash

,

Pooling of interests

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Preferred debt

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Payment for order flow

,

Public Securities Association

,

Payout ratio

,

P&L

,

Primary earnings per share

,

Private debt

,

PPO

,

Public company

,

Per stirpes

,

Power of Attorney

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Publicly-traded fund

,

Pairs trade

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Private company

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Publicly traded

,

Preservation of capital

,

Put ratio backspread

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Profit ratio

,

Put/call ratio

,

Quick assets

,

Quid

,

Quick turn

,

Real asset

,

Reports and Records

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Real interest rate

,

Regulation Q

,

Reserve ratio

,

Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit

,

Real-time trade reporting

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rule 15c3-1

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Real

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Regulated investment company

,

Real economic growth rate

,

Ratio

,

Registered Company

,

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

,

Ratio calendar combination

,

Ratio calendar spread

,

Ratio spread

,

Ratio write

,

Real estate

,

Real estate agent

,

Real estate broker

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Risk/return trade-off

,

Ratio analysis

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Real-time

,

SEC filing

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Savings and Loan

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

State bank

,

SEC

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Series EE bond

,

Sovereign debt

,

SEC fee

,

Securities analyst

,

Securities Industry Association

,

Securities Investor Protection Corporation

,

Securities loan

,

Segregation of securities

,

Standard of living

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Stock life insurance company

,

Short interest ratio

,

Severally but not jointly

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Securities lending

,

Senior debt

,

Subordinated debt

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Swing trade

,

S Corporation

,

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

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Trade

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Trade barrier

,

Trade deficit

,

Trade surplus

,

Trade house

,

Trust company

,

TED spread

,

Truth in Lending

,

Tenancy at will

,

Title company

,

Top hat plan

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Take a bath

,

Thinly traded

,

Thin market

,

Trade date

,

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

,

Underlying debt

,

Uniform Securities Act

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Variable ratio write

,

Variable ratio plan

,

World Trade Organization

,

Waiver of premium

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

When, as, and if issued

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares


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