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ADR
ADS
African, Caribbean, and Pacific Countries (ACP)
alien corporation
American Depositary Receipt
American depositary receipt (ADR) fees
American depositary receipt (ADR) ratio
American Depositary Share
Amman Stock Exchange
asian dollar market
Australian Securities Exchange
back-to-back loans
Bolsa
Bourse
Brady bond
Bretton Woods agreement
Brexit
Buba
bulldog bond
bulldog market
cable
Cambist
Canadian rollover mortgage
capital export
capital flight
capital movements
capital output ratio
CEDEL
central rate
chaebol
China Investment Corporation (CIC)
CINS number
Clearing House Automated Payment System
Clearstream
Colombo Stock Exchange
common market
concession agreement
Convertible Eurobond
Copenhagen InterBank Offered Rates
country basket
country diversification
country risk
country risk premium (CRP)
cross border
cross border financing
cross border risk
cross-border outstanding
crown corporation
currency fluctuations
currency internationalization
currency risk
currency union
customs
customs duty
customs value
DAX
debtor nation
depositary receipt
depreciation
devaluation
developed markets
dollar bond
dollar drain
dollar shortage
dollar terms
domestic
domestic bond
domestic corporation
domestic market
Dow Jones Asian Titans 50 Index
Dow Jones BRIC 50 Index
Dow Jones Global Titans 50 Index
dutch disease
EAFE Index
ECB
economic exposure
economic sanctions
ECU
Edge Act
embargo
emerging market
emerging market fund
Emerging Markets Free Index
EMTA
equity linked Eurobond
EU
Euro
Euro medium term note
euro notes
Euro Overnight Index Average
Euro straight
Eurobank
eurobanking
Eurobond
Euroclear
Eurocommercial paper
Eurocredit
Eurocredit market
Eurocurrency
Eurocurrency deposit
Eurocurrency market
Eurodollar
Eurodollar bond
Eurodollar certificate of deposit
Eurodollar floating-rate certificate of deposit
Eurodollar market
Euroequity issues
Euromarket
Euronext
Euronext Lisbon
European best bid and offer (EBBO)
European Central Bank
European Community
European Currency Unit
European Depositary Receipt
European Exchange Rate mechanism
European Monetary System
European terms
European Union
Euroyen
Euroyen bond
Eurozone
excess crude account
exchange rate
exchange rate risk
eximbank
export
export license
Export-Import Bank
external market
favorable balance of trade
Federation Internationale des Bourses de Valeurs
FIBV
flight of capital
Foreign Bank Supervision Enhancement Act (FBSEA)
foreign bill
foreign bond market
foreign branch bank
foreign corporation
foreign crowd
Foreign Debt
foreign direct investment
foreign draft
foreign exchange
Foreign Exchange Dealers' Association of India
foreign exchange rate
foreign national mortgage
foreign position
foreign trade multiplier
Forex
free trade
free trade agreement
FTSE
FX
G-8
gaijin
GATT
GDR
General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
global
global bond
global crowding out
Global Depositary Receipt
Global Financial Centres Index
global fund
global reference currency
global shares
global squeeze
Global Strategic Petroleum Reserves (GSPR)
globalization
GLOBEX
Gnomes of Zurich
Gold Pool
green field investment
grid
H shares

Hague Securities Convention
Hang Seng Index
HIBOR
highjacking
HSBC
IMF
import
INCOTERMS
incremental capital output ratio (ICOR)
indirect diversification benefits
inflation targeting
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Interbank Rate
interest rate parity theorem
internal market
international
International Association of Financial Engineers (IAFE)
International Capital Market Association (ICMA)
International Commodities Clearing House
international diversification
international equity style box
International Federation of Stock Exchanges (FIBV)
international Fisher relationship
international foreign exchange master agreement (IFEMA)
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO)
International Securities Association for Institutional Trade Communication (ISITC)
International Securities Market Association (ISMA)
International Security Market Association (ISMA)
international standards organization (IOS)
international stock
international trade
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC)
ISIN
Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB)
Japan Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation (JASDAQ)
Japan ETF
kangaroos
keiretsu
Korean Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI)
Krugerrand
LIBOR
LIBOR curve
licensed international financial analyst (LIFA)
LIFFE
limited company
Little Dragons
local currency
London Inter-Bank Offer Rate
London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange
macro risk
Maple Leaf
Market Eye
market internalization advantages
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive
medium-term guarantee program
merchant bank
Monetary Policy Committee
monetary reserve
MSCI All Country World Index (ACWI)
MSCI Emerging Markets Index
multicurrency clause
Multilateral Development Bank (MDB)
multinational
NASD Form Fr-1
net parity
neutral period
Nikkei Index
Nikkei Stock Average
North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA)
nostro account
OECD
official unrequited transfers
offshore company
offshore investment
Old Lady
OPEC
Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries
Pacific Rim
paper gold
parallel importing
parallel loan
Paris Club
petrodollars
political risk
portfolio interest
portfolio investment
project link
protectionism
public sector net borrowing (PSNB)
purchasing power parity
Qualified Domestic Institutional Investor (QDII)
Qualified Institutional Placement (QIP)
quid
rate of exchange
reciprocal of European terms
region
regional fund
repatriable
reserve bank
Saitori
samurai market
SDR
SEDOL
SICAV
soft currency
Special Drawing Rights
Sponsored ADR
Standard & Poor's Global 1200 Index
sterilization
STOXX Limited
strong dollar
Structural Adjustment Loan Facility (SAL)
subsidiary bank
supranational
Swiss Options and Financial Futures Exchange
System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval
targeted registered offerings
tariff
tax haven
tequila effect
The Global Dow
Third World
tiger economy
Tokyo Commodity Exchange
Tokyo Interbank Offer Rate
Tokyo International Financial Futures Exchange
Tokyo Stock Exchange
Tokyo Stock Price Index
Toronto Stock Exchange
trade barrier
trade bloc
trade liberalization
TSX Venture Exchange
unsponsored ADR
weak dollar
World Bank
World Federation of Exchanges
world fund
World Trade Organization
WTO
Yankee bond market
z-certificate
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