Investor's glossary
Top-20
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Artbitrage
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Arbitrage is the simultaneous purchase and sale of the same asset in different markets in order to profit from tiny differences in the asset's listed price.
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Bar chart
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A blue chip refers to an established, stable, and well-recognized corporation. Blue chips generally sell high-quality, widely accepted products and services.
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Blue chips
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Акции известных компаний с отличной репутацией. Обычно они имеют давнюю историю, регулярно выплачивают дивиденды. Биржевой термин «голубая фишка» пришел из карточной игры «покер», где голубая фишка имеет наибольшую ценность.
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Broker
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A broker is a person or firm who arranges transactions between a buyer and a seller for a commission when the deal is executed.
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Candlestick chart
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A candlestick is a type of price chart used in technical analysis that displays the high, low, open, and closing prices of a security for a specific period.
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Commodity market
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A commodity market is a market that trades in the primary economic sector rather than manufactured products, such as cocoa, fruit and sugar. Hard commodities are mined, such as gold and oil.
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Cryptocurrency
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A cryptocurrency is a digital or virtual currency that is secured by cryptography, which makes it nearly impossible to counterfeit or double-spend.
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Dividend
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A dividend is the distribution of some of a company's earnings to a class of its shareholders, as determined by the company's board of directors.
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Forex
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Forex is a portmanteau of foreign currency and exchange. Foreign exchange is the process of changing one currency into another currency for a variety of reasons, usually for commerce, trading, or tourism.
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Funds
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A fund is a pool of money set aside for a specific purpose. The pool of money in a fund is often invested and professionally managed.
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Inflation
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Inflation is the decline of purchasing power of a given currency over time.
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Line chart
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A line chart is a graphical representation of an asset's historical price action that connects a series of data points with a continuous line.

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Liquidity
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Liquidity refers to the ease with which an asset, or security, can be converted into ready cash without affecting its market price.
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Quotation
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Quotations refer to the most recent sale price of a stock, bond, or any other asset traded.
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Securities market
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Security market is a component of the wider financial market where securities can be bought and sold between subjects of the economy, on the basis of demand and supply.
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Shareholder
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A shareholder (also known as stockholder) is an individual or insitution (including a corporation) that legally owns ine or more shares of the share capital of a public or private corporation.
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Stock
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A stock is a type of investment taht represents an ownership share in a company.
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Uptick
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An uptickis a transaction for a financial instrument executed at a higher price than the previous trade.
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Uptrend
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An uptrend describes the price movement of a financial asset when the overall direction is upward.
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Volatility
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It is a rate at which the price of a security increases or decreases for a given set of returns.