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Food security

1. The reliable availability of a sufficient quantity and quality of nutritious food for a population. 2. As used by some NGOs, the term also requires that localities or regions be self sufficient, in apparent ignorance of the impossibility of combining this with the first definition.



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Hybrid security

Hybrid security

A convertible security whose optioned common stock is trading in a middle range, causing the convertible security to trade with the characteristics of both a fixed income security and a common stock instrument.


Additional security fee

Additional security fee

An up-front, one-off fee paid to the lender to protect against the borrower defaulting on the loan. This is usually charged on mortgages of more than 75% of the property value. Also known as Indemnity Guarantee Premium and Mortgage Indemnity Premium.


Nonmarketable security

Nonmarketable security

Securities that cannot be easily bought and sold.


Employee Retirement Income Security Act

Employee Retirement Income Security Act

In the US, a federal law introduced for the protection of participants in private pension plans.


Money market security

Money market security

Short-term investment usually of less than one year.


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