Tolling agreementAn agreement to put a specified amount of raw material per period through a particular processing facility. For example, an agreement to process a specified amount of alumina into aluminum at a particular aluminum plant.
Forward rate agreement (FRA)Forward rate agreement (FRA)
Agreement to borrow or lend at a specified future date at an interest rate that is fixed today.
Association AgreementAssociation Agreement
Early predecessor to the Europe Agreements but excluding provision for political dialogue. Association Agreements exist between the EU and Turkey (since 1964), Malta (1971), and Cyprus (1973).
Subscription agreementSubscription agreement
An application reviewed by the general partner to join a limited partnership.
Franchise agreementFranchise agreement
Contract by which a domestic company (franchisor) licenses its trade name and/or business system and practices for a fee to an independent company (franchisee) in a foreign market.
Rights Agreement (aka "Poison Pill")Rights Agreement (aka "Poison Pill")
An anti-takeover arrangement often established by a company in anticipation of a hostile takeover attempt. The company appoints a Rights Agent who will issue Rights certificates to each shareholder at the time of the takeover attempt. The shareholder may then exercise these rights to receive additional shares of stock and/or debentures, making the target company more expensive to acquire as a result of the additional shares outstanding, or the additional debt.
Further SuggestionsVoluntary restraint agreement
Lease purchase agreement
mortgage agreement in principle
Canada-US Free Trade Agreement
Raw material supply agreement
knock for knock agreement
Double tax agreement
Reciprocal trade agreement
General Agreement on Trade in Services
Bretton Woods Agreement
Equity contribution agreement
Selected dealer agreement