ZAThe two-character ISO 3166 country code for SOUTH AFRICA.
Amortization factorAmortization factor
The pool factor implied by the scheduled amortization assuming no prepayments.
International Organization of Securities CommissionersInternational Organization of Securities Commissioners
In 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.
Payment of a debt in equal installments of principal and interest, rather than interest only payments.
Negative amortizationNegative amortization
A loan repayment schedule in which the outstanding principal balance of the loan increases, rather than amortizing, because the scheduled monthly payments do not cover the full amount required to amortize the loan. The unpaid interest is added to the outstanding principal, to be repaid later.
Optimization approach to indexingOptimization approach to indexing
An approach to indexing that seeks to optimize some objective, such as to maximize the portfolio yield, to maximize convexity, or to maximize expected total returns.
Exchange equalization fund
International Standards Organization
World Trade Organization (WTO)
Small capitalization (small cap) stocks
Search engine optimization
Income immunization strategies
Civil society organization
Capitalization Weighted Index
Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization (EBITDA)
Planned amortization class (PAC)
International Trade Organization
Exchange stabilization fund