International Petroleum Exchange
International Petroleum ExchangeEurope's leading energy futures and options exchange and the second largest in the world.The IPE provides a highly regulated market place where industry participants can manage their exposure to highly volatile energy prices. Incorporated in 1980, the IPE lists three main energy contracts: Brent Crude futures and options, Gas Oil futures and options and Natural Gas futures. The IPE is a Member owned exchange and clients can access the market either by becoming a Member or by using the broking services available from Members. Trades are cleared by the London Clearing House (LCH) which guarantees contract performance. The IPE is a Recognised Investment Exchange (RIE) regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA).
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 monetary systemInternational monetary system
The global network of government and commercial institutions within which currency exchange rates are determined.
International fundInternational fund
A fund whose portfolio comprises a range of securities from markets around the world.
International Banking Facility (IBF)International Banking Facility (IBF)
A branch that an American bank establishes in the United States to do Eurocurrency business.
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.
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International Finance Corporation (IFC)
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International Asset Pricing Model (IAPM)
International Fisher effect
International Depository Receipt (IDR)
Morgan Stanley Capital International Europe Index
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)
International Standards Organization