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IMF
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Implied Volatility
The implied volatility of an asset is an estimate of  more...
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In Escrow
An item of value is in escrow when that item  more...
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In the Black
In the black means to be profitable. The term in  more...
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In the Red
In the red means to record a deficit or to  more...
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Income Fund
An income fund is a mutual fund structured to provide  more...
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Income Property
Income property is real estate held as part of an  more...
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Income Tax
Income tax is tax levied against personal income or a  more...
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Incubator
An incubator is an organization that helps a start-up business  more...
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Index
An index is a hypothetical basket of securities or economic  more...
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Index Fund
An index fund is a portfolio of assets with allocation  more...
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Indicated Dividend
The indicated dividend is the estimated cash dividends a stock  more...
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Indicated Yield
The indicated yield is the indicated dividend for a share  more...
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Indicator
Indicators are used by market timers to try and divine  more...
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Individual Investor
An individual investor is a person who manages his/her own  more...
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Individual Tax Return
An individual tax return is a tax return filed by  more...
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Inefficient Market
An inefficient market is one in which assets are underpriced  more...
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Inflation
Inflation is a broad increase in prices. In practical terms,  more...
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Inflation Rate
The inflation rate is the increase in prices for a  more...
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Inflation-Indexed Security
An inflation-indexed security is a stock or bond whose return  more...
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Inheritance Tax
The inheritance tax is tax imposed on the heirs of  more...
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Inside Day
An inside day is a day in which a stock's  more...
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Inside Information
Inside information is any kind of data pertinent to the  more...
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Insider
Insider is an individual who is purview to corporate information  more...
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Institutional Brokerage
An institutional brokerage is a an investment brokerage house or  more...
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Institutional Investor
An institutional investor is an organization that trades securities for  more...
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Institutional Shares
Institutional shares are a class of shares made available by  more...
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Insurance Agent
An insurance agent is an individual approved by the state  more...
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Insurance Broker
An insurance broker is a professional that helps consumers and  more...
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Insurance Claim
An insurance claim is an official request submitted to the  more...
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Insurance Examiner
An insurance examiner is a professional charged with inspecting and  more...
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Insurance Policy
An insurance policy is essentially a contract between the insurer  more...
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Insurance Premium
Insurance premium is simply an amount of money paid for  more...
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Insured Mortgage
An insured mortgage is a mortgage with an insurance policy  more...
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Interbank Market
The interbank market refers to the market where banks make  more...
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Interest Deduction
An interest deduction is any deduction of interest payments that  more...
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Interest-Only Loan
An interest-only loan is any loan that is non-amortizing, at  more...
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Internal Revenue Service
The Internal Revenue Service is the branch of the US  more...
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International Fund
An international fund is a mutual fund that invests in  more...
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Intrinsic Value
The actual value of a security, as opposed to its  more...
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Inverse Head And Shoulders
An inverse head and shoulders is a technical analysis charting  more...
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Inverted Yield Curve
An inverted yield curve is one where the most long-term  more...
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Investing
In a business context, investing is the process of committing  more...
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Investment
In finance and business, an investment is an asset purchased  more...
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Investment Adviser
An investment adviser is someone who recommends the best ways  more...
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Investment Bank
An investment bank is an institution that performs a variety  more...
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Investment Club
An investment club is a membership organization for investors.  more...
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Investment Company
An investment company is a firm whose business is to  more...
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Investment Newsletter
An investment newsletter is a publication designed to help investors  more...
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Investment Philosophy
Investment philosophy is a general approach that directs the decisions  more...
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Investment Property
Real property owned by an entity for other than its  more...
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Investment Return
Investment return is the change in value of the investment  more...
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Investment Strategy
An investment strategy is an investment approach taken to effectively  more...
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Investor
An investor is a person or entity that purchases assets  more...
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Invisible Hand
Adam Smith coined the phrase invisible hand in his 1776  more...
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IPO
IPO is an acronym for Initial Public Offering. An  more...
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IRA
An IRA - Individual Retirement Account - is a tax-sheltered  more...
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IRA Rollover
An IRA rollover is a lump-sum distribution deposited from an  more...
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Irrevocable Trust
An irrevocable trust is a trust that once established, cannot  more...
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Itemized Deduction
An itemized deduction is a deduction listed separately against a  more...
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