International factor movement
International factor movementThe international movement of any factor of production, including primarily labor and capital. Thus includes migration and foreign direct investment. Also may include the movement of financial capital in the form of international borrowing and lending.
International financial institutionInternational financial institution
Usually refers to intergovernmental organizations dealing with financial issues, most often the IMF and/or the World Bank.
International Monetary FundInternational Monetary Fund
A fund formed in the mid 1940s by industrialised countries to stabilise exchange rates, promote international trading and provide short term loans to member countries with balance of payments problems.
International Finance Corporation (IFC)International Finance Corporation (IFC)
A corporation owned by the World Bank that produces a number of well-known stock indexes for emerging markets. Its major role is to provide financing for projects in less developed countries.
International Organization of Securities CommissionersInternational Organization of Securities Commissioners
In the US, this organisation encourages co-operative policies on market regulation, surveillance, and enforcement at the domestic and international levels in order to maintain just and efficient securities markets.
International Security Market Association (ISMA)International Security Market Association (ISMA)
Swiss law association located in Zurich that regroups all the participants on the Eurobond primary and secondary markets. Establishes uniform trading procedures in the international bond markets.
Further SuggestionsLondon International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE)
Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI)
International Petroleum Exchange
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
International Securities Identification Number
International Asset Pricing Model (IAPM)
International Fisher effect
Morgan Stanley Capital International Emerging Markets Global Index
International monetary economics
London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange
International Standards Organization
International mutual fund
International Development Association (IDA)
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
Bank for International Settlements
Stock Exchange Automated Quotation (SEAQ) International
International Trade Organization
Capital International Indexes
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)
International market index
Singapore International Monetary Exchange (SIMEX)