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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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Margin security

A security that may be bought or sold in a margin account as defined in Regulation T.


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Security market plane

A plane that shows the relationship between expected return and the beta coefficient of more than one factor.


Beta equation (security)

Beta equation (security)

The market beta of a security is determined as follows: Regress beta of stock y on excess returns of the market. The slope coefficient is beta. Define n as number of observation numbers. Beta= [(n) (sum of [xy]) ]-[ (sum of x) (sum of y)]/ [(n) (sum of [xx]) ]-[ (sum of x) (sum of x)] where: n = # of observations (usually 36 to 60 months) x = rate of beta for the S&P 500 index y = rate of return for the security. Related: beta


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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.


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Security market line

Line representing the relationship between expected return and market risk or beta. The slope of this line is the risk premium for beta.


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