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  • Interest
    Interest is payment from a borrower or deposit-taking financial institution to a lender or depositor of an amount above repayment of the principal sum (i.e. the amount borrowed).
  • Consolidated financial statement
    Consolidated financial statements are the "Financial statements of a group in which the assets, liabilities, equity, income, expenses and cash flows of the parent (company) and its subsidiaries are presented as those of a single economic entity", according to International Accounting Standard 27 "Consolidated and separate financial statements", and International Financial Reporting Standard 10 "Consolidated financial statements".
  • Financial adviser
    A financial adviser (or advisor) is a professional who renders financial services to clients.
  • Federal funds rate
    In the United States, the federal funds rate is the interest rate at which depository institutions (banks and credit unions) lend reserve balances to other depository institutions overnight, on an uncollateralized basis.
  • Foreign-exchange reserves
    Foreign-exchange reserves (also called forex reserves or FX reserves) is money or other assets held by a central bank or other monetary authority so that it can pay if need be its liabilities, such as the currency issued by the central bank, as well as the various bank reserves deposited with the central bank by the government and other financial institutions.
  • World Bank Group
    The World Bank Group (WBG) is a family of five international organizations that make leveraged loans to developing countries.
  • Systemic risk
    In finance, systemic risk is the risk of collapse of an entire financial system or entire market, as opposed to risk associated with any one individual entity, group or component of a system, that can be contained therein without harming the entire system.
  • Syndicated loan
    A syndicated loan is one that is provided by a group of lenders and is structured, arranged, and administered by one or several commercial banks or investment banks known as lead arrangers.
  • Loan
    (For other uses, see Loan (disambiguation).) In finance, a loan is the lending of money from one individual, organization or entity to another individual, organization or entity.
  • Financial statement
    A financial statement (or financial report) is a formal record of the financial activities and position of a business, person, or other entity.
  • Government spending
    Government spending or expenditure includes all government consumption, investment, and transfer payments.
  • Yield curve
    In finance, the yield curve is a curve showing several yields or interest rates across different contract lengths (2 month, 2 year, 20 year, etc...) for a similar debt contract.
  • Government budget
    A government budget is a government document presenting the government's proposed revenues and spending for a financial year that is often passed by the legislature, approved by the chief executive or president and presented by the Finance Minister to the nation.
  • Computational finance
    Computational finance is a branch of applied computer science that deals with problems of practical interest in finance.
  • Seigniorage
    Seigniorage /ˈseɪnjərɪdʒ/, also spelled seignorage or seigneurage (from Old French seigneuriage "right of the lord (seigneur) to mint money"), is the difference between the value of money and the cost to produce and distribute it.
  • Ribbit Capital (company)
    Ribbit Capital, founded in 2012, is a global venture capital firm focused on fintech (financial technology).