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Securities: Definition and Effect on the U.S. Economy
Dec 20, 2013 ... Definition: Securities are a form of ownership that can be easily traded on a secondary market. Securities allow you to own the underlying asset ...
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Mortgage-Backed Securities Definition - US Economy - About.com
Definition: Mortgage-backed securities (MBS) are investments, somewhat similar to stocks, bonds or mutual funds. Their value is secured, or backed, by the ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/glossary/g/mortgage_securi.htm
Treasury Inflation Protected Securities Definition - US Economy
Answer: One way to protect your portfolio from inflation is with TIPS - Treasury Inflated Protected Securities. The bad news is, TIPS only pay you a fixed rate of ...
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
Securities Law Practice Job Duties & History
In the wake of the financial crisis of 2009, Bernie Madoff's investment scandal and other recent white-collar crimes, securities law has become a specialization of ...
http://legalcareers.about.com/od/legalpracticeareas/a/SecuritiesLaw.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 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
Covered Securities for Income Tax Reporting - Tax Planning: U.S.
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
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