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.

Other Words for Direct

Direct Verb Synonyms: guide, lead, conduct, pilot, steer, show or point (the way), be at the helm, advise, counsel, instruct, mastermind,her, escort
Direct Adjective Synonyms: manage, handle, run, administer, govern, regulate, control, operate, superintend, supervise, command, head up, rule, call the shots
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Other Words for Foreign

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

Business / Finance / Investment Trust: A closed-end fund regulated by the Investment Company Act of 1940. These funds have a fixed number of shares that are traded on the secondary markets, like corporate stock. The market price may exceed MORE

Investment Tax Credit

Business / Finance / Investment Tax Credit: Proportion of new capital investment that could be used to reduce a company's tax bill (abolished in 1986). MORE

Investment Value

Business / Finance / Investment Value: Applies mainly to dealer securities. Fixed income value of a convertible, the price at which the convert would have to sell as a straight debt instrument relative to the yield of other bonds of like m MORE

Investment-Grade Bonds

Business / Finance / Investment-Grade Bonds: A bond that is assigned a rating in the top four categories by commercial credit rating companies. S&P classifies investment-grade bonds as BBB or higher, and Moody's classifies investment grade bonds MORE

Legal Investments

Business / Finance / Legal Investments: Investments that a regulated entity is permitted to make under the rules and regulations that govern its conduct. MORE

Investments

Business / Finance / Investments: As a discipline, the study of financial securities, such as stocks and bonds, from the investor's viewpoint. MORE

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