Margin securitiesSecurities which may be bought or sold on margin. In the USA, an approved list of margin securities is published by the Federal Reserve Board.
Marketable securitiesMarketable securities
Securities that are easily convertible to cash because there is high demand allowing them to be sold quickly.
Distressed securitiesDistressed securities
A security of a firm that has declared or is about to declare bankruptcy. In the context of hedge funds, a style of management that focuses on securities of companies that have declared bankruptcy and may be undergoing reorganization. Investment holdings can include bonds as well as stock in these firms.
Defensive securitiesDefensive securities
Securities which are considered to be more stable in price in a market where prices are falling.
Listed securitiesListed securities
Securities such as shares, stocks, bonds etc which are quoted on a leading stock exchange such as the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the American Stock Exchange in the USA and the London Stock Exchange in the UK.
Securities MasterfileSecurities Masterfile
Provides up-to-date information on securities traded on UK and international markets (from the London Stock Exchange).
Further SuggestionsUniform securities agent state law examination
European Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation (EASDAQ)
Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities
Project loan securities
organised securities exchange
Securities Act of 1933
Original Issue Discount securities (OIDS)
Mortgage Backed Securities Clearing Corporation (MBSCC)
Certificate of Accrual on Treasury Securities (CATS)
Securities and Exchange Commission
Securities Industry Committee on Arbitration (SICA)
Japanese Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation System (Jasdaq)
Pass through securities
Undertakings for Collective Investment in Tradable Securities
Inflation indexed securities
Public Securities Administration (PSA)
Public securities offering
Universe of securities
Principal Exchange Rated Linked Securities (PERLS)
Securities Industry Automation Corporation
Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures (CUSIP)