International Fisher effect
International Fisher effectStates that the interest rate differential between two countries should be an unbiased predictor of the future change in the spot rate.
International Fisher effect
Ministry of International Trade and IndustryMinistry of International Trade and Industry
The Japanese government ministry that deals with trade and industrial policies. Established in 1949 as the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, MITI was renamed METI as of January 6, 2000.
International Trade OrganizationInternational Trade Organization
Conceived as a complement to the Bretton Woods institutions -- the IMF and World Bank -- the ITO was to provide international discipline in the uses of trade policies. The Havana Charter for the ITO was not approved by the United States Congress, however, and the initiative died, replaced by the continuing and growing importance of the GATT.
International Organization for StandardizationInternational Organization for Standardization
ISO is not an acronym but the name of a standards setting organization chartered by the United Nations. The name ISO is derived from Greek and connotes equality, i.e. each member country regardless of size or wealth gets only one vote. The ISO 4217 are the standard three letter currency codes. These codes are usually composed of the ISO 3166 two letter country code plus a third letter representing the name of the currency.
International adjustment processInternational adjustment process
1. Any mechanism for change in international markets. 2. The mechanism by which payments imbalances diminish under pegged exchange rates and nonsterilization. Similar to the specie flow mechanism, exchange-market intervention causes money supplies of surplus countries to expand and vice versa, leading to price and interest rate changes that correct the current and capital account imbalances.
London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE)London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE)
A leading market for trading options and futures on euro money market derivatives.
Further SuggestionsInternational arbitrage
Stock Exchange Automated Quotation (SEAQ) International
Singapore International Monetary Exchange (SIMEX)
Tokyo International Financial Futures Exchange
International Banking Facility (IBF)
International Petroleum Exchange (IPE)
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)
Bank for International Settlements
International Standards Organization
Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI)
Morgan Stanley Capital International Pacific Free index
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
International Depository Receipt (IDR)
International Stock Exchange of the UK and the Republic of Ireland (ISE)
International Fisher relationship
International Securities Identification Number
International Security Market Association (ISMA)
International mutual fund
International Swap Dealers Association (ISDA)