Europe AgreementAn agreement between the EU and each of ten Eastern European countries (starting with Hungary and Poland in 1994) creating free trade areas and establishing additional forms of political and economic cooperation in preparation for these countries' eventual membership in the EU.
Smithsonian AgreementSmithsonian Agreement
A revision to the Bretton Woods international monetary system that was signed at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., in December 1971. Included were a new set of par values, widened bands to +/- 2.25% of par, and an increase in the official value of gold to US$38.00 per ounce.
Commodity agreementCommodity agreement
See international commodity agreement.
Mortgage agreement in principleMortgage agreement in principle
An expression of a mortgage lender's willingness to enter into an agreement subject to other conditions being met, such as credit checks and a satisfactory property valuation.
General Agreement on Tariffs and TradeGeneral Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
A multilateral treaty entered into in 1948 by the intended members of the International Trade Organization, the purpose of which was to implement many of the rules and negotiated tariff reductions that would be overseen by the ITO. With the failure of the ITO to be approved, the GATT became the principal institution regulating trade policy until it was subsumed within the WTO in 1995.
Preferred stock agreementPreferred stock agreement
A contract for preferred stock.
Further SuggestionsDouble tax agreement
Revolving credit agreement
Forward rate agreement (FRA)
Lease purchase agreement
Bretton Woods Agreement
General Agreement on Trade in Services
Raw material supply agreement
General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT)
Rights Agreement (aka "Poison Pill")