Flat

Business / Finance / Flat: Value of a security displayed, or flashed across the tape, when the tape display cannot keep up with volume on an exchange and lags the current price is lagged more than approximately five minutes.

Other Words for Flat

Flat Adverb Synonyms: room(s), flat, suite (of rooms), chambers, tenement, garden flat, maisonette, penthouse, studio, bedsitter, bedsit, accommodation, living quarters, digs , apartment, furnished room, walk-up, duplex, triplex
Flat Noun Synonyms: absolutely, completely, categorically, utterly, wholly, uncompromisingly, irrevocably, positively, definitely, directly, exactly, precisely, flatly
Flat Adjective Synonyms: level, horizontal, even, smooth, plane, unbroken, uninterrupted
MORE

Flattening Of The Yield Curve

Business / Finance / Flattening Of The Yield Curve: A bond in default trades flat; that is, the price quoted covers both principal and unpaid accrued interest. Any security that trades without accrued interest or at a price that includes accrued intere MORE

Flat Price (Also Clean Price)

Business / Finance / Flat Price (Also Clean Price): Method used to determine a participant's benefits in a defined benefit plan by multiplying months of service by a flat monthly benefit. MORE

Inflation-Indexed Securities

Business / Finance / Inflation-Indexed Securities: A clause in a contract providing for increases or decreases in inflation depending on fluctuations in the cost of living, production costs, and so forth. MORE

Inflation-Escalator Clause

Business / Finance / Inflation-Escalator Clause: The fact that future inflation rates are not known. It is a possible contributing factor to the makeup of the term structure of interest rates. MORE

Personal Inflation Rate

Business / Finance / Personal Inflation Rate: The inflation rate as it affects a specific individual. MORE

Flat Tax

Business / Finance / Flat Tax: The pattern for new issues where shorter- and longer-term yields display very little difference over the bond's maturity range. MORE

Links
Home
Glossary
Thesaurus