Financial Terms by Letter: U


 
U.S. Dollar Index
U.S. Treasury securities
UA
UAH
UBTI
UCITS
UCITS II
UCITS III
UCITS IV
UDN
UG
UGA
UGX
UKR
Ultra vires activities
Ultradot
Ultra-short-term bond fund
UM
Umbrella personal liability policy
Umbrella policy
UMI
Unamortized bond discount
Unamortized premiums on investments
Unbiased expectations hypothesis
Unbiased predictor
Unbundling
Uncollected funds
Uncollectible account
Unconfirmed Letter of Credit
Uncovered call
Uncovered call writing
Uncovered options
Uncovered put
Uncovered Put writing
Undecillion
Under the belt
Underbanked
Underbooked
Undercapitalized
Underfunded pension plan
Underinvestment problem
Underlying
Underlying asset
Underlying debt
Underlying futures contract
Underlying security
Undermargined account
Underperform
Underpricing
Undertakings for Collective Investments in Transferable Securities (UCITS)
Undertakings for Collective Investments in Transferable Securities II (UCITS II)
Undertakings for Collective Investments in Transferable Securities III (UCITS III)
Undertakings for Collective Investments in Transferable Securities IV (UCITS IV)
Undervalued
Undervalued security
Underweight
Underwithholding
Underwrite
Underwriter
Underwriter's discount
Underwriting
Underwriting agreement
Underwriting Commission
Underwriting fee
Underwriting income
Underwriting spread
Underwriting syndicate
Underwritten offering
Undigested securities
Undistributable reserve
Undiversifiable risk
Unearned income (revenue)
Unearned interest
Unemployment rate
Unencumbered
Unequal Voting
Unfavorable Balance of Trade
Unfunded debt
Unfunded pension plan
Unified tax credit

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

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