There are currently 19 names in this directory beginning with the letter B.
Balance of Payments (BOP)
A record that tracks a country's transactions over a particular period of time.
Balance of Trade
The difference in value between a country's imports and exports over a particular period of time.
The interest rate that the central bank of a country gives loans to domestic comercial banks.
A term used in trading Foreign Exchange. When quoting currency pairs, it is the first currency that you trade the secondary/quoted currency against. Example: EUR/USD - the Euro is the base currency, and the US Dollar is the quote currency.
An investor who believes that the price of a particular asset will fall and attempts to profit from a decline in stock prices.
A collection of data defining transactions that took place in a particular period of time. After being published, blocks cannot be changed and therefore are linked with other blocks to creat a chain of data.
Bretton Woods Agreement
An agreement for an international monetary system. This agrement was signed in 1944 in the United States.
A person who buys and sells financial assets as a middleman between retail traders and established financial corporations.
An investor who believes that the price of a particular asset rise fall and attempts to profit from an increase in stock prices.