General Agreement On Tariffs And Trade (GATT)

Business / Finance / General Agreement On Tariffs And Trade (GATT): Federal Reserve Board's term for a margin account provided to a customer by a brokerage firm. Governed by Regulation T of the FED.

Other Words for Agreement

Agreement Noun Synonyms: understanding, covenant, treaty, pact, accord, compact, settlement, concordat, contract, bargain, deal
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Other Words for General

General Adjective Synonyms: mixed, assorted, miscellaneous, heterogeneous, encyclopedic or encyclopaedic, diversified, extended, broad, comprehensive, inclusive, all-inclusive, non-exclusive, overall, blanket, across the board, sweeping, panoramic, catholic, composite, combined
General Noun Synonyms: common, prevailing, accepted, popular, public, communal, community, widespread, shared, extensive, prevalent, universal, worldwide, global, comprehensive, inclusive, all-inclusive, non-exclusive, overall, unrestricted
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Other Words for Trade

Trade Adjective Synonyms: commerce, business, traffic, exchange, barter, dealing(s), buying and selling, merchandising, marketing, mercantilism, truck
Trade Noun Synonyms: exchange, swap or swop, interchange, switch, barter, return
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World Trade Organization (WTO)

Business / Agriculture / World Trade Organization (WTO): The international organization established by the Uruguay Round of multilateral trade negotiations to oversee implementation of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade and the agreements arising fr MORE

Multilateral Trade Negotiations (MTN)

Business / Agriculture / Multilateral Trade Negotiations (MTN): Negotiations between General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) member nations that are conducted under the auspices of the GATT and that are aimed at reducing tariff and nontariff trade barriers. MORE

Most-Favored-Nation Treatment (MFN)

Business / Agriculture / Most-Favored-Nation Treatment (MFN): A commitment that a country will extend to another country the lowest tariff rates it applies to any third country. MFN is a basic principle of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) (1947) MORE

Omnibus Trade And Competitiveness Act Of 1988

Business / Agriculture / Omnibus Trade And Competitiveness Act Of 1988: P.L. 100-418 (August 23, 1988) provided the President with negotiating authority for the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) Uruguay Round, U.S.-Canada Free Trade Agreement, and the North Am MORE

Optional Flex Acreage

Business / Agriculture / Optional Flex Acreage: Under the planting flexibility provision of the Agricultural Act of 1949, as amended by the FACT Act of 1990, producers could choose to plant up to 25% of the crop acreage base to other CCC-specified MORE

Option Writer

Business / Agriculture / Option Writer: A person who sells an option contract, receives the premium, and bears the obligation to buy or sell the asset at the strike price. MORE

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