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      YTD
  NY DJIA 23,358 18.19%
  NY NASDAQ 6,783 26.00%
  London FTSE 7,381 3.33%
  Tokyo Nikkei 22,262 16.47%
  Shanghai SSE 3,392 4.39%
  Frankfurt DAX 12,994 13.18%
  Paris CAC 40 5,319 9.40%
  Singapore SGX 3,387 17.59%
  Malaysia KLSE 1,718 4.67%
  Thailand SET 1,717 11.27%
 
    USD EUR
  GBP 0.76 0.89
  JPY 112.07 131.67
  EUR 0.85 -
  USD - 1.17
  CNY 6.63 7.79
  CAD 1.28 1.50
  AUD 1.32 1.55
  HKD 7.81 9.18
 
      YTD
  Gold $1,290.80 12.16%
  Brent Crude $62.59 13.88%
  Silver $17.16 4.38%
  Platinum $943.48 -0.89%
  Natural Gas $3.07 -6.35%
  Wheat $439.75 8.31%
   
    Updated On 20-11-2017
 
Glossary of Terms
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Mandate
A bank's customer writes instructions on the mandate for the bank to follow when operating the customer's account.
Market capitalisation
If you multiply the number of ordinary shares a company has issued by their market price, you get the market capitalisation value of the company.
Mature/maturity
If an investment policy comes to the end of its life, it has reached maturity.
Maxi ISA
A maxi ISA includes investments in stocks and shares and may also allow investments in cash and life assurance. An individual can invest up to £7000 in 2000/2001 in a maxi ISA and up to £5000 in the following years.
Median
In statistics the median is the point where half the items in a series are on one side and half on the other side. For example, a series of numbers might be 1, 3, 5, 7, 11. Five is at the median point. Median is not the same as average.
Member
The shareholders of a company are its members.
Memorandum and articles of association
The memorandum gives details of a company's name, objects (purposes) and share capital. It also sets out the limits of the shareholders' liability if the company has to be wound up. The articles set out the members' rights and the directors' powers.
Merchant bank
This is a specialist bank which deals in foreign exchange and advises large companies on mergers, takeovers, raising capital and so on.
Middle-band earnings
These are earnings between lower-band earnings and upper-band earnings.
Mini ISA
There are three types of mini ISA you can invest in, these being cash, life assurance and stocks and shares. The income earned will be free of tax.
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