Hands-on investor

Definition:

An investor who has a large stake in a corporation and takes an active role in its management. Antithesis of hands-off investor.

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Wind bond

Wind bond is a type of Catastrophic Bond. The bond's payout is linked to the losses incurred from natural wind-related catastrophes such as hurricane, typoon, or monsoon.

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