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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
Occupational pension scheme
This is a pension scheme organised by an employer to provide pension benefits for employees.
Offer price
This is how much people have to pay for each unit when investing in unit trusts.
Official receiver
This is a person appointed to act as a receiver in bankruptcies and company winding-up cases. The Department of Trade and Industry appoints official receivers.
Open ended investment companies (OEICs)
An OEIC is a type of unit trust but there is no difference between the bid price and the offer price. In other words the buying price and the selling price is always the same.
Operating lease
Under this type of lease, ownership of the leased goods stays with the lessor (the company leasing out the goods).
Operating profit (or loss)
The profit (or loss) from a company's principal (main) trading activity.
Opting out
If an employee leaves an occupational pension scheme, or chooses not to join one, it is called opting out.
Option
Under this sort of contract, paying an amount of money gives a right to buy or sell goods at a fixed price by a particular future date.
Orders not to pay
If a bank's customer asks the bank not to pay a cheque, the bank may write 'orders not to pay' on the cheque before it is sent back.
Ordinary resolution
If a resolution can be passed at a meeting by more than half of those voting agreeing to the resolution, it is an ordinary resolution.
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