Encyclopedia of Finance, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0387263365
  • ISBN-13: 9780387263366
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 855 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released May 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006

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A reference work covering all aspects of finance. Coverage includes finance and statistical applications in finance. For students, professors and researchers.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Editors.
Table of Contents.
Preface.
Contributors.
1: Terminologies and Essays.
2: Abnormal Return.
3: Absolute Cost Advantage.
4: Absolute Priority of Claims.
5: Absolute Priority Rule (APR).
6: Absolute Purchasing Power Parity.
7: Accelerated Cost Recovery System (ACRS).
8: Accelerated Depreciation.
9: Account Activity.
10: Account Analysis.
11: Account Executive.
12: Account Maintenance.
13: Accounting Analytic.
14: Accounting Beta.
15: Accounting Break-Even.
16: Accounting Earnings.
17: Accounting Income.
18: Accounting Insolvency.
19: Accounting Liquidity.
20: Accounting Rate of Return (ARR).
21: Accounting, Relationship to Finance.
22: Accounting-Based Beta Forecasting.
23: Accounting-Based Performance Measures.
24: Accounts Payable.
25: Accounts Receivable.
26: Accounts Receivable Financing.
27: Accounts Receivable Turnover.
28: Accreting Swap.
29: Accrual.
30: Accrual Bond.
31: Accrual Swap.
32: Accrued Interest.
33: Accumulated Benefit Obligation (ABO).
34: Accumulation Phase.
35: Acid-Test Ratio.
36: Acquisition.
37: Active Bond Portfolio Management.
38: Active Management.
39: Active Portfolio.
40: Activity Charge.
41: Activity Ratios.
42: Acts of Bankruptcy.
43: Additions to Net Working Capital.
44: Add-on Interest.
45: Add-on Rate.
46: Adjustable-Rate Mortgage (ARM).
47: Adjusted Beta.
48: Adjusted Forecast.
49: Adjusted Present Value (APV) Model.
50: ADR.
51: Advance.
52: Advance Commitment.
53: Affiliate.
54: Affinity Card.
55: After-Acquired Clause.
56: Aftermarket.
57: After-Tax Real Return.
58: After-Tax Salvage Value.
59: Agency Bond.
60: Agency Costs.
61: Agency Costs, Across National Borders.
62: Agency Problem.
63: Agency Securities.
64: Agency Theory.
65: Agents.
66: Aggregation.
67: Aging Accounts Receivable.
68: Aging Schedule of Accounts Receivable.
69: All-in-Cost.
70: Allocational Efficiency.
71: Allowance for Loan and Lease Losses.
72: Alpha.
73: Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT).
74: American Depository Receipt (ADR).
75: American Option.
76: Amortization.
77: Amortization Schedule for a Fixed-Rate Mortgage.
78: Amortize.
79: Amortizing Swap.
80: Angels.
81: Announcement Date.
82: Announcement Effect.
83: Annual Effective Yield.
84: Annual Percentage Rate (APR).
85: Annualized Holding-Period Return.
86: Annuity.
87: Annuity Due.
88: Annuity Factor.
89: Annuity in Advance.
90: Annuity in Arrears.
91: Anticipated Income Theory.
92: Antithetic Variate Method.
93: Applied Research.
94: Appraisal Ratio.
95: Appraisal Rights.
96: Appreciation.
97: Appropriation Phase of Capital Budgeting.
98: Arbitrage.
99: Arbitrage Condition.
100: Arbitrage Pricing Theory (APT).
101: Arbitrageur.
102: Arithmetic Average.
103: ARM.
104: Arrears.
105: Asian Option.
106: Asian Tail.
107: Ask Price.
108: Asset Allocation Decision.
109: Asset Management Ratios.
110: Asset Sensitive.
111: Asset Swap.
112: Asset Turnover (ATO).
113: Asset-Backed Debt Securities (ABS).
114: Asset-Backed Security.
115: Asset-Based Financing.
116: Asset-Liability Management.
117: Asset-or-Nothing Call.
118: Asset-or-Nothing Option.
119: Assets.
120: Assets Requirements.
121: Assignment.
122: Assumable Mortgage.
123: Asymmetric Butterfly Spread.
124: At the Money.
125: Auction Market.
126: Audit, or Control, Phase of Capital Budgeting Process.
127: Audits of Project Cash Flow Estimated.
128: Autocorrelation [Serial Correlation].
129: Automated Clearing House System (ACH).
130: Automated Clearinghouse.
131: Automated Loan Machine.
132: Automated Teller Machines (ATM).
133: Availability Float.
134: Average Accounting Return (AAR).
135: Average Annual Yield.
136: Average Collection Period.
137: Average Cost of Capital.
138: Average Daily Sales.
139: Average Exposure.
140: Average Price Call Option.
141: Average Price Put Option.
142: Average Shortfall.
143: Average Strike Option.
144: Average Tax Rate.
145: Back Testing.
146: Back-to-Back Transaction.
147: Backwardation.
148: Backwardization.
149: Backwards Induction.
150: Bad Debts.
151: Balance Inquiry.
152: Balance Sheet.
153: Balanced Funds.
154: Balloon Loan.
155: Balloon Payment.
156: Bank Discount Yield.
157: Bank Drafts.
158: Bank Holding Company.
159: Bank of Japan Financial Network System.
160: Bank-Discount Interest.
161: Banker’s Acceptance.
162: Bankers Bank.
163: Bankrupt.
164: Bankruptcy Costs.
165: Barbell.
166: Bargain-Purchase-Price Option.
167: Barrier Option.
168: Base Case.
169: Base Rate.
170: Basic IRR Rule.
171: Basic Research.
172: Basic Swap.
173: Basis.
174: Basis Point.
175: Basis Risk.
176: Basis Swap.
177: Basket Credit Default Swap.
178: Basket Option.
179: Baumol’s Economic Order Quantity Model.
180: Bear CD.
181: Bear Spread.
182: Bearer Bond.
183: Benchmark Analysis.
184: Benchmark Error.
185: Benchmark Rate.
186: Beneficiary.
187: Benefit/cost Ratio.
188: Bermudan Option.
189: Best Efforts Offering.
190: Best-Efforts Underwriting.
191: Beta.
Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Editors.
Table of Contents.
Preface.
Contributors.
1: Terminologies and Essays.
2: Abnormal Return.
3: Absolute Cost Advantage.
4: Absolute Priority of Claims.
5: Absolute Priority Rule (APR).
6: Absolute Purchasing Power Parity.
7: Accelerated Cost Recovery System (ACRS).
8: Accelerated Depreciation.
9: Account Activity.
10: Account Analysis.
11: Account Executive.
12: Account Maintenance.
13: Accounting Analytic.
14: Accounting Beta.
15: Accounting Break-Even.
16: Accounting Earnings.
17: Accounting Income.
18: Accounting Insolvency.
19: Accounting Liquidity.
20: Accounting Rate of Return (ARR).
21: Accounting, Relationship to Finance.
22: Accounting-Based Beta Forecasting.
23: Accounting-Based Performance Measures.
24: Accounts Payable.
25: Accounts Receivable.
26: Accounts Receivable Financing.
27: Accounts Receivable Turnover.
28: Accreting Swap.
29: Accrual.
30: Accrual Bond.
31: Accrual Swap.
32: Accrued Interest.
33: Accumulated Benefit Obligation (ABO).
34: Accumulation Phase.
35: Acid-Test Ratio.
36: Acquisition.
37: Active Bond Portfolio Management.
38: Active Management.
39: Active Portfolio.
40: Activity Charge.
41: Activity Ratios.
42: Acts of Bankruptcy.
43: Additions to Net Working Capital.
44: Add-on Interest.
45: Add-on Rate.
46: Adjustable-Rate Mortgage (ARM).
47: Adjusted Beta.
48: Adjusted Forecast.
49: Adjusted Present Value (APV) Model.
50: ADR.
51: Advance.
52: Advance Commitment.
53: Affiliate.
54: Affinity Card.
55: After-Acquired Clause.
56: Aftermarket.
57: After-Tax Real Return.
58: After-Tax Salvage Value.
59: Agency Bond.
60: Agency Costs.
61: Agency Costs, Across National Borders.
62: Agency Problem.
63: Agency Securities.
64: Agency Theory.
65: Agents.
66: Aggregation.
67: Aging Accounts Receivable.
68: Aging Schedule of Accounts Receivable.
69: All-in-Cost.
70: Allocational Efficiency.
71: Allowance for Loan and Lease Losses.
72: Alpha.
73: Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT).
74: American Depository Receipt (ADR).
75: American Option.
76: Amortization.
77: Amortization Schedule for a Fixed-Rate Mortgage.
78: Amortize.
79: Amortizing Swap.
80: Angels.
81: Announcement Date.
82: Announcement Effect.
83: Annual Effective Yield.
84: Annual Percentage Rate (APR).
85: Annualized Holding-Period Return.
86: Annuity.
87: Annuity Due.
88: Annuity Factor.
89: Annuity in Advance.
90: Annuity in Arrears.
91: Anticipated Income Theory.
92: Antithetic Variate Method.
93: Applied Research.
94: Appraisal Ratio.
95: Appraisal Rights.
96: Appreciation.
97: Appropriation Phase of Capital Budgeting.
98: Arbitrage.
99: Arbitrage Condition.
100: Arbitrage Pricing Theory (APT).
101: Arbitrageur.
102: Arithmetic Average.
103: ARM.
104: Arrears.
105: Asian Option.
106: Asian Tail.
107: Ask Price.
108: Asset Allocation Decision.
109: Asset Management Ratios.
110: Asset Sensitive.
111: Asset Swap.
112: Asset Turnover (ATO).
113: Asset-Backed Debt Securities (ABS).
114: Asset-Backed Security.
115: Asset-Based Financing.
116: Asset-Liability Management.
117: Asset-or-Nothing Call.
118: Asset-or-Nothing Option.
119: Assets.
120: Assets Requirements.
121: Assignment.
122: Assumable Mortgage.
123: Asymmetric Butterfly Spread.
124: At the Money.
125: Auction Market.
126: Audit, or Control, Phase of Capital Budgeting Process.
127: Audits of Project Cash Flow Estimated.
128: Autocorrelation [Serial Correlation].
129: Automated Clearing House System (ACH).
130: Automated Clearinghouse.
131: Automated Loan Machine.
132: Automated Teller Machines (ATM).
133: Availability Float.
134: Average Accounting Return (AAR).
135: Average Annual Yield.
136: Average Collection Period.
137: Average Cost of Capital.
138: Average Daily Sales.
139: Average Exposure.
140: Average Price Call Option.
141: Average Price Put Option.
142: Average Shortfall.
143: Average Strike Option.
144: Average Tax Rate.
145: Back Testing.
146: Back-to-Back Transaction.
147: Backwardation.
148: Backwardization.
149: Backwards Induction.
150: Bad Debts.
151: Balance Inquiry.
152: Balance Sheet.
153: Balanced Funds.
154: Balloon Loan.
155: Balloon Payment.
156: Bank Discount Yield.
157: Bank Drafts.
158: Bank Holding Company.
159: Bank of Japan Financial Network System.
160: Bank-Discount Interest.
161: Banker’s Acceptance.
162: Bankers Bank.
163: Bankrupt.
164: Bankruptcy Costs.
165: Barbell.
166: Bargain-Purchase-Price Option.
167: Barrier Option.
168: Base Case.
169: Base Rate.
170: Basic IRR Rule.
171: Basic Research.
172: Basic Swap.
173: Basis.
174: Basis Point.
175: Basis Risk.
176: Basis Swap.
177: Basket Credit Default Swap.
178: Basket Option.
179: Baumol’s Economic Order Quantity Model.
180: Bear CD.
181: Bear Spread.
182: Bearer Bond.
183: Benchmark Analysis.
184: Benchmark Error.
185: Benchmark Rate.
186: Beneficiary.
187: Benefit/cost Ratio.
188: Bermudan Option.
189: Best Efforts Offering.
190: Best-Efforts Underwriting.
191: Beta.