Business / Finance / Butterfly: In the context of equities, a firm with two divisions may split into two companies and issue original shareholders two shares (one in each of the new companies) for every old share they have.

Butterfly Spread

Business / Finance / Butterfly Spread: Applies to derivative products. Complex option strategy that involves selling two calls and buying two calls on the same or different markets, with several maturity dates. One of the options has a hig MORE

Butterfly Lighting

Entertainment / Photography / Butterfly Lighting: Lighting in which the main source of light is -placed high and directly in front of the subject. MORE

Butterfly Shift

Business / Finance / Butterfly Shift: A nonparallel shift in the yield curve involving the height of the curve. MORE

Cobbler (Baddha Konasana)

Health / Yoga / Cobbler (Baddha Konasana): A seated pose. It’s similar to Butterfly posture, but the knees are pushed out to each side. MORE

Biomagnetic Touch Healing

Health / Massage / Biomagnetic Touch Healing: Bio-magnetic touch healing is a light touch complementary healing method that employs the index and middle fingers of each hand to lightly touch specific points on the body. The combination of correct MORE

Flexible Budget

Business / Finance / Flexible Budget: A change in the yield curve when the spread between the yield on long-term and short-term Treasuries has decreased. Compare steepening of the yield curve and butterfly shift. MORE