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Business Glossary Index, H - M

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H
Hazard Insurance
Head & Shoulders
Hedging
Hiatus
High Price
Holding Company
Homestead deed
Housing ratio
HUD

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I
Immunization strategy
Implied repo rate
Implied volatility
Impound
Income approach
Income statement
Indemnity
Index and Option Market (IBM)
Index warrant
Index
Indexing
Indicated Dividend
Indicated Yield
Indifference curve
Individual Retirement Account
Industry
Inflation risk
Information coefficient (IC)
Information costs
Informationless trades
Information-motivated trades
Ingress and egress
Initial margin requirement
Initial note rate
Initial Public offering (IPO)
Input-output tables
Insider Information
Insiders
Institutional investors
Institutionalization
Insurable title
Insured bond
Insured closing letter
Insured plans
Intangible asset
Interest coverage ratio
Interest rate agreement
Interest rate cap
Interest rate ceiling
Interest rate floor
Interest rate risk
Interest rate swap
Interest
Interim financing
Intermarket sector spread
Intermarket spread swaps
Internaitonal monetary fund (IMF)
Internal market
Internal rate of return
Internally efficient market
International Banking Facility (IBF)
International Depositary Receipt (IDR)
International market
International Monetary Market (IMM)
Intestate
In-The-Money
Intramarket sector spread
Intrinsic value
Inventory Turnover
Inventory
Inverted market
Investment analysts
Investment grade
Investment income
Investment management
Investment manager
Investment Trust
Investment value
Investor
Investor's equity
Invoice price
IRA/Keogh Accounts
Issue
Issuer

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J
Jensen Index
Joint Clearing Members
Joint ownership agreement
Joint tenants
Judgment lien
Jumbo loan
Junior mortgage
Junk bond

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K
Kappa

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L
Ladder strategy
Land contract
Last Split
Last trading day
Last-in-first-out (LIFO)
Law of one price
Lease hold estate
Lender
Leveraged buy-out (LBO)
Leveraged portfolio
Liability funding strategies
Liability on an account
Liability swap
Liability
Lien
Life cap
Life estate
Limit order book
Limit Order
Limit price
Limited-tax general obligation bond
Liquidation
Liquidity risk
Liquidity theory of the term structure
Liquidity
Lis pendens
Listed stocks
Load Fund
Loan application
Loan value
Loan-To-Value Ratio (LTV)
Local expectations theory
Lognormal distribution
Long hedge
Long Position (Options)
Long straddle
Long Term Assets
Long Term Debt/Capitalization
Long Term Liabilities
Long
Long-term debt to equity ratio
Low Price
Low price-earnings ratio effect

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M
Macaulay duration
Magic of diversification
Maintenance margin requirement
Majority
Management fee
Management/Closely Held Shares
Margin Account (Stocks)
Margin call
Margin Requirement (Options)
Margin
Market Capitalization
Market conversion price
Market Cycle
Market impact costs
Market model
Market Order
Market portfolio
Market risk
Market sectors
Market segmentation theory
Market timer
Market timing costs
Market value
Marketable Title
Market-if-Touched (MIT)
Marketplace price efficiency
Markowitz diversification
Markowitz efficient frontier
Markowitz efficient portfolio
Markowitz efficient set of portfolios
Mark-to-Market
Matador market
Matching concept
Mathematical programming
Maturity date
Maturity phase
Maturity spread
Maturity value
Maximum price fluctuation
Mean-variance efficient portfolio
Mechanic's liens
Medium-term note
Member bank
Metes and bounds
Minimum price fluctuation
Minimum Purchases
Modified duration
Modified pass-throughs
Money center banks
Money management
Money manager
Money market demand account
Money Market Fund
Money market
Mortage Insurance Premium
Mortgage (Open-End)
Mortgage bond
Mortgage Commitment
Mortgage Note
Mortgage pass-through security
Mortgage rate
Mortgage
Mortgage-backed securities
Mortgagee
Mortgagor
Most distant futures contract
Moving Average
Multifactor CAPM
Multiperiod immunization
Multiple regression
Multirule system
Municipal bond
Mutual Fund
Mutual offset
Mutual savings banks

Glossary Sources:
Federal Reserve Board Glossaries
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Financial Glossary
Data Broadcasting Corporation

Futures and Options Glossary
Campbell R. Harvey, Professor of Finance, Fuqua School of Business at Duke University

Home Buyer's Vocabulary
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Real Estate Dictionary
Craig E. Buck, real estate attorney and chairman, Chairman of the Northern Virginia Association of Realtors Standard Forms Committee

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