Compounding

Business / Finance / Compounding: Option on an option.

Compounding Period

Business / Accounting / Compounding Period: The period of time for which interest is computed. MORE

Compounding Frequency

Business / Finance / Compounding Frequency: The process of accumulating the time value of money forward in time. For example, interest earned in one period earns additional interest during each subsequent time period. MORE

Continuous Compounding

Business / Finance / Continuous Compounding: Under ERISA, a firm is liable to its pension plan participants for up to 39% of the net worth of the firm. MORE

Discrete Compounding

Business / Finance / Discrete Compounding: An adjustment of a stock's price as speculators bid the price up or down in anticipation of news about the company, whether good or bad. MORE

Kenning

Entertainment / Literature / Kenning: A form of compounding in Old English, Old Norse, and Germanic poetry. In this poetic device, the poet creates a new compound word or phrase to describe an object or activity. Specifically, this compou MORE

Blending

Business / Agriculture / Blending: In grain marketing, the combining of two different qualities of grain in order to change the total value of both lots. For example, it is common to blend grains of differing moisture or different fore MORE

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