International financial institution
International financial institutionUsually refers to intergovernmental organizations dealing with financial issues, most often the IMF and/or the World Bank.
Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI)Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI)
This firm publishes a number of well known benchmarks, such as the MSCI World Index.
International marketInternational market
Related: External market
Domestic International Sales CorporationDomestic International Sales Corporation
A type of U.S. corporation, authorized in 1971, with income primarily from exports. Usually wholly owned U.S. subsidiaries, DISCs had special treatment in borowing or taxation. A 1976 GATT case found against the U.S., which reached a compromise settlement with the EC in 1981. DISC was replaced in 1984 by foreign sales corporations.
International reservesInternational reserves
The assets denominated in foreign currency, plus gold, held by a central bank, sometimes for the purpose of intervening in the exchange market to influence or peg the exchange rate. Usually includes foreign currencies themselves (especially US dollars), other assets denominated in foreign currencies, gold, and a small amount of SDRs.
Morgan Stanley Capital International Europe, Australia, Far East IndexMorgan Stanley Capital International Europe, Australia, Far East Index
See: EAFE Index
Further SuggestionsInternational Banking Facility (IBF)
International Development Association (IDA)
International Monetary Fund
Bank for International Settlements
International adjustment process
Morgan Stanley Capital International Pacific Free index
Morgan Stanley Capital International Emerging Markets Global Index
International Fisher effect
International Securities Identification Number
International mutual fund
International market index
London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE)
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Morgan Stanley Capital International World Index
International Trade Organization
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
International monetary economics
International Petroleum Exchange
International Organization for Standardization
International Petroleum Exchange (IPE)
International Organization of Securities Commissioners