bear trapA situation in which investors who sold short near the bottom of a down cycle find themselves trapped when the market unexpectedly reverses. As longs begin to ...
robber baronsA reference to 19th-century businessmen who increased their wealth and power by unethical means. Today, the term is used to refer to corporate raiders.
Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland
the rights which an inventor holds because of a patent
basisThe price difference between the spot price and the futures price of the same commodity. See Cost Basis.
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