Ration writeAn investment strategy in which stock is purchased and call options are written on a greater than one-for-one basis; i.e., more calls written than the equivalent number of shares purchased. For example, buying 500 shares of XYZ stock, and writing 6 XYZ Sep 5 calls.
Securities Industry Committee on Arbitration (SICA)Securities Industry Committee on Arbitration (SICA)
A private group that provides mediation services in case of customer complaints against securities firms.
Alien corporationAlien corporation
A company incorporated under the laws of a foreign country regardless of where the company conducts its operations.
A legal process through which a company receives a charter and the state in which it is based allows it to operate as a corporation.
Financing Corporation (FICO)Financing Corporation (FICO)
A government agency chartered in 1987 to bail out the Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation (FSLIC) by issuing bonds.
Resolution Funding Corporation (RefCorp)Resolution Funding Corporation (RefCorp)
A government agency established by Congress in 1989 to issue bailout bonds and raise funds for the activities of the Resolution Trust Corporation, as well as to administer struggling institutions inherited from the disbanded Federal Savings and Loan Corporation.
Further SuggestionsClosed corporation
Ration foreign exchange
Shippers Export Declaration (SED)
Articles of incorporation
Security Industry Automated Corporation (SIAC)
Section 352 of the Income and Corporation Taxes Act 1988
Private Export Funding Corporation (PEFCO)
Foreign Sales Corporation (FSC)
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC)
National Association of Investors Corporation
Four-firm concentration ratio
Edge Act corporation
Funds From Operations (FFO)
Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FHLMC)
Commodity Credit Corporation