Reverse shell merger

Definition:

Acquisition of a publically listed shell company by a privately held company effectively making itself publically listed. Also see Going public through the backdoor..

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Realized volatility

Sometimes referred to as the historical volatility, this term usually used in the context of derivatives. While the implied volatility refers to the market's assessment of future volatility, the... Read More

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