Financial Terms by Letter: F


 
F
F.T.C.
FAC
Face value
Face-amount certificate
Facilitation
Factor
Factor analysis
Factor model
Factor portfolio
Factor Return
Factoring
Fade
Fail
Failure to deliver
Fair game
Fair market price
Fair price
Fair price provision
Fair rate of return
Fair Tax
Fair value
Fair value accounting
Fair-and-equitable test
Fairness opinion
Fall Down
Fall out of bed
Fallen angels
Fallout risk
False accounting
Fama and French Three Factor Model
Fama, Eugene F.
Family of funds
Family office
Far month
Farther out; farther in
FAS
FAS 157
FASB
FASB No. 52
FASB No. 8
Fast market
Fat fingers
Favorable Balance of Trade
Favorable trade balance
FCA
FCIA
FCM
FDI
FDIC
Feasible portfolio
Feasible set of portfolios
Feasible target payout ratios
FED Pass
Federal Advisory Council (FAC)
Federal agency bond
Federal agency securities
Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac)
Federal credit agencies
Federal deficit (surplus)
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
Federal Farm Credit Bank
Federal Farm Credit System
Federal Financing Bank
Federal funds
Federal funds market
Federal funds rate
Federal gift tax
Federal Home Loan Banks
Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FHLMC)
Federal Housing Administration (FHA)
Federal Housing Finance Board (FHFB)
Federal Intermediate Credit Bank
Federal intrafund transactions
Federal Land Bank
Federal margin call
Federal Maritime Commission (FMC)
Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae)
Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC)
Federal Reserve Act of 1913

Copyright © 2011 Campbell R. Harvey, Professor of Finance, Fuqua School of Business at Duke University

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