ABC agreementA contract between an employee and a brokerage firm outlining the rights of the firm purchasing an NYSE membership for that employee.
Reciprocal trade agreementReciprocal trade agreement
Agreement between two countries to open their markets to each other's exports, usually by each reducing tariffs. Early trade rounds under the GATT consisted mostly of reciprocal trade agreements, extended to other contracting parties by the MFN requirement.
Throughput agreementThroughput agreement
An agreement to put a specified amount of product per period through a particular facility. An example is an agreement to ship a specified amount of crude oil per period through a particular pipeline.
License agreementLicense agreement
A contract by which a domestic company (the licensor) allows a foreign company (the licensee) to market its products in a foreign country in return for royalties, fees, or other forms of compensation.
Concession agreementConcession agreement
An understanding between a company and the host government that specifies the rules under which the company can operate locally.
Schengen AgreementSchengen Agreement
An agreement (later, convention) signed in 1985 to remove all frontier controls and permit free movement of persons between the participating countries. In 1999 it was incorporated into the European Union. Currently (2001), the participants include all EU countries except Ireland and the U.K., plus Iceland and Norway.
Further SuggestionsEurope Agreement
Tax clawback agreement
North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
Revolving credit agreement
European Monetary Agreement
General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT)
Canada-US Free Trade Agreement
Selected dealer agreement
Forward rate agreement (FRA)
Rights Agreement (aka "Poison Pill")
Voluntary restraint agreement