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Securities: Definition and Effect on the U.S. Economy
Dec 20, 2014 ... Definition: Securities are a form of ownership that can be easily traded on a secondary market. Securities allow you to own the underlying asset ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/glossary/g/securities.htm
Mortgage-Backed Securities Definition - US Economy - About.com
Mortgage-backed securities are tradeable assets backed by mortgages, allowing banks more cash to make loans. All went well, until housing prices fell.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/glossary/g/mortgage_securi.htm
Treasury Inflation Protected Securities Definition - US Economy
TIPS are Treasury Inflated Protected Securities. Like the name says, they are bonds that are offered by the Federal government that are designed to protect your ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/inflationfaq/f/What-Are-Treasury-Inflation-Protected-Securities.htm
What Are Securities? - Money Over 55 - About.com
Stocks, bonds, options, mutual fund shares and just about any negotiable financial instrument are often referred to as securities.
http://moneyover55.about.com/od/investingglossary/a/What-Are-Securities.htm
Covered Securities for Income Tax Reporting
A covered security, in a tax context, refers to investment securities for which a broker is required to report the cost basis to the Internal Revenue Service and to  ...
http://taxes.about.com/od/taxglossary/g/Covered-Securities.htm
Bonds - What are Asset Backed Securities (ABS)?
Asset backed securities, also called ABS, are pools of loans that are packaged and sold as securities – a process known as “securitization”. The type of loans ...
http://bonds.about.com/od/advancedbonds/a/What-Are-Asset-Backed-Securities-Abs.htm
What are Mortgage-Backed Securities (MBS)? - Bonds - About.com
Learn about the risks and historical performance of mortgage-backed securities, their role in your portfolio, and the various ways to invest in mortgage-backed ...
http://bonds.about.com/od/governmentandagencybonds/a/What-Are-Mortgage-Backed-Securities-Mbs.htm
What are Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities (CMBS)? - Bonds
Learn about how commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) work, and how individual investors can participate in this market sement.
http://bonds.about.com/od/advancedbonds/a/What-Are-Commercial-Mortgage-Backed-Securities-Cmbs.htm
What Are Mortgage Backed Securities? - Investing for Beginners
Mortgage Backed Securities, or MBS, are securitized mortgages held for fixed income investment by financial institutions such as banks, insurance companies,  ...
http://beginnersinvest.about.com/od/bondsandfixedincome/f/aa011106a.htm
Securities Trader - Securities Trading Careers - Financial Careers
Securities Trader Career Overview: Another career path within financial services that can be highly remunerative is securities trading, whether of stocks or of ...
http://financecareers.about.com/od/securitiestrader/a/trader.htm
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