Foreign Currency

Business / Finance / Foreign Currency: NYSE members who trade in foreign bonds on the floor.

Other Words for Foreign

Foreign Adjective Synonyms: alien, imported, non-native, overseas, distant, tramontane, transalpine, transatlantic, transpacific

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)

Business / Finance / Foreign Direct Investment (FDI): The process of restating foreign currency accounts of subsidiaries into the reporting currency of the parent company in order to prepare consolidated financial statements. MORE

Foreign Exchange Swap

Business / Finance / Foreign Exchange Swap: The risk that a long or short position in a foreign currency might have to be closed out at a loss due to an adverse movement in exchange rates. MORE

Currency Overvaluation

Business / Finance / Currency Overvaluation: An option to buy or sell a foreign currency. MORE

Currency Hedge

Business / Finance / Currency Hedge: A financial future contract for the delivery of a specified foreign currency. MORE

Reserve Currency

Business / Finance / Reserve Currency: A foreign currency held by a central bank or monetary authority for the purposes of exchange intervention and the settlement of intergovernmental claims. MORE

Currency Swap

Business / Finance / Currency Swap: Asset allocation in which the investor chooses among investments denominated in different currencies. MORE