Business Terms and Jargon Explained

What is Hedging

Collective term for a range of techniques used to protect against risk, such as foreign exchange fluctuations. Usually involves buying one security and selling another. A perfect hedge produces a risk-free portfolio.

Crown Copyright. Material taken from HM-Treasury. Reproduced under the terms and conditions of the Click-Use Licence.

<- Go Back
Business Terms Home page

Search Jargon and Terms Database

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

Search Term   

Foreclosure Net Assets Quoted company
Bear Market Materiality Act
Encryption - Pensions Ombudsman Hardball
Sub-soil assets N265 Civil Court form Intermediate Output
De novo Kina National debt
Drill Down Bluetooth Sort code
Consensus Employment contracts Co-Decision - EU
SHA512 Resource Allocation Usurious
Bank Transfer Quick wins Witness
Zombies Ipso facto Political Risk
Prosumer Buy-out Annulment
Agent N1 Civil Court form Job production
Easement Easy mark Interpleader

Term created / updated 2007-03-29 15:46:03

Knowledge is the key to success. That is why we have gone to great lengths to get you these business terms and jargon, and explain them in Plain English. Its very easy to comprehend. Learn to understanding and know your business jargon. This will keep you informed among your peers. Bookmark Your business dictionary.

Copyright © 2004-2021 Scopulus Limited. All rights reserved.