Cram-Down Deal

Business / Finance / Cram-Down Deal: The ability of the bankruptcy court to confirm a plan of reorganization over the objections of some classes of creditors.

Other Words for Deal

Deal Verb Synonyms: buy and sell, handle, stock, do business, trade, traffic
Deal Adjective Synonyms: distribute, dole out, give out, parcel out, mete out, allot, apportion, administer, dispense

International Swap Dealers Association (ISDA)

Business / Finance / International Swap Dealers Association (ISDA): Formed in 1985 to promote uniform practices in the writing, trading, and settlement of swaps and other derivatives. MORE

Japanese Association Of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation System (Jasdaq)

Business / Finance / Japanese Association Of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation System (Jasdaq): Japanese equivalent of Nasdaq. MORE

National Association Of Securities Dealers (NASD)

Business / Finance / National Association Of Securities Dealers (NASD): Nonprofit organization formed under the joint sponsorship of the investment bankers' conference and the SEC to comply with the Maloney Act, which provides for the regulation of the OTC market. MORE

Incestuous Share Dealing

Business / Finance / Incestuous Share Dealing: Compensation paid to commodities trading advisers or to any practitioner who achieves above-average returns. Sometimes called performance fee. MORE


Science / Psychiatry / Idealization: A mental mechanism in which the person attributes exaggeratedly positive qualities to the self or others. MORE

Ideal Gas Law Constant

Science / Chemistry / Ideal Gas Law Constant: A constant R equal to PV/(nt) for ideal gases, where the pressure, volume, moles, and temperature of the gas are P, V, n, and T, respectively. The value and units of R depend on the units of P, V, and MORE