International Organization of Securities Commissioners
International Organization of Securities CommissionersIn 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.
Bank for International Settlements (BIS)Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
An international bank headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, which serves as a forum for monetary cooperation among several European central banks, the Bank of Japan, and the US Federal Reserve System. Founded in 1930 to handle the German payment of World War I reparations, it now monitors and collects data on international banking activity and promulgates rules concerning international bank regulation.
International finance subsidiaryInternational finance subsidiary
A subsidiary incorporated in the US, usually in Delaware, whose sole purpose once was to issue debentures overseas and invest the proceeds in foreign operations, with the interest paid to foreign bondholders not subject to US withholding tax. Elimination of the corporate withholding tax has ended the need for this type of subsidiary.
International Banking Facility (IBF)International Banking Facility (IBF)
A branch that an American bank establishes in the United States to do Eurocurrency business.
International Fisher relationshipInternational Fisher relationship
Theory that nominal interest rates and inflation rates in different countries are connected. The Fisher equation says the nominal interest rate is the product of one plus the real interest rate times one plus the expected rate of inflation.
Singapore International Monetary Exchange (SIMEX)Singapore International Monetary Exchange (SIMEX)
A leading futures and options exchange in Singapore.
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Ministry of International Trade and Industry
International Petroleum Exchange
International adjustment process
Domestic International Sales Corporation
Tokyo International Financial Futures Exchange
International Standards Organization
London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE)
Capital International Indexes
Morgan Stanley Capital International World Index
International Swap Dealers Association (ISDA)
London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange
International Securities Identification Number
Bank for International Settlements
International financial institution
International Petroleum Exchange (IPE)
International Monetary Fund