Exchange distributionA sale on an exchange floor of a large block of stock in a single transaction. A broker bunches a large number of buy orders and sells the block all at once. The broker receives a special commission from the seller.
Required minimum distribution (RMD)Required minimum distribution (RMD)
The minimum amount that the IRS requires must be withdrawn each year from all tax-advantaged retirement plans starting in the calendar year following the year in which the plan holder reaches age 70-1/2. Roth IRAs are exempt from this rule.
Income redistribution argument for a tariffIncome redistribution argument for a tariff
The argument that tariffs should be used in order to redistribute income towards the poor. In a rich country, where unskilled labor is the scarce factor, this can make sense as explained in the Stolper-Samuelson Theorem, but it is a second-best argument.
Cumulative probability distributionCumulative probability distribution
A function that shows the probability that the random variable will attain a value less than or equal to each value that the random variable can take on.
Distribution periodDistribution period
The period following the dividend declaration date to the date of record during which a stockholder must officially own shares to be entitled to the dividend.
Capital gains distributionCapital gains distribution
A distribution to the shareholders of a mutual fund out of profits from selling stocks or bonds, that is subject to capital gains taxes for the shareholders.
Further SuggestionsDividend distribution
Standardized normal distribution
Functional distribution of income
Distribution Cost Advantage
Secondary distribution or offering