Category Archives: economy

Types of trading robots

Did you know that several types of trading robots exist? Of course! Especially since they are gaining popularity as the perfect investment assistant. Let’s first clarify, what is a trading robot? It is the new modern technology that can work with precision and without a break. The reason for this is that they are automated….

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Guaranteed Investment Fund

Guaranteed Investment Fund Guaranteed investment income is a type of investment product by insurance companies that allow clients to invest in equity, bond, and/or index fund. While providing a promise of a predefined minimum value of the fund will be available at the fund’s maturity. Guarantor An entity that commits to providing the funds required…

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Vertical analysis

Vertical analysis Vertical analysis is the proportional analysis of a financial statement, where each line item on a financial statement lists as a percentage of another item. It is also useful for trend analysis, to see relative changes in accounts over time, such as on a comparative basis over five years. For example, if the…

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Horizontal Analysis

Horizontal Analysis Horizontal analysis is an approach used to analyze financial statements by comparing specific financial information for a certain accounting period with information from other periods. Analysts use such an approach to analyze historical trends. Horizontal analysis can also be compared with a vertical one. Whereas vertical analysis analyzes a particular financial statement using…

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Income Annuity

Income Annuity An income annuity works by converting a large sum of cash into a stream of regular payments. You give them money to an insurance company. And in exchange, the insurer agrees to pay you for a certain length of time — or the rest of your life. You may receive your annuity payouts…

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Fund Flow

Fund Flow Fund flow, also referred to as asset flows or just “flows,” measures the net movement of cash into and out of investment vehicles like mutual funds and exchange-traded funds. They do not reflect the performance of the investment, only how investors move their money. Outflows reflect share redemptions, or when investors take their…

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Index Fund

Index Fund An index mutual fund or ETF (exchange-traded fund) tracks the performance of a specific market benchmark—or “index,” like the popular S&P 500 Index—as closely as possible. That’s why you may hear people refer to indexing as a “passive” investment strategy. Instead of hand-selecting which stocks or bonds the fund will hold, the fund’s manager buys all…

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Fixed cost

Fixed cost Fixed cost is a cost that does not change when sales or production volumes increase or decrease. This is because they do not directly associate with manufacturing a product or delivering a service. As a result, fixed costs are indirect. Fixed costs can include property taxes, rent, salaries and the cost of benefits…

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