Lock-Up Cds

Business / Finance / Lock-Up Cds: CDs that are issued with the tacit understanding that the buyer will not trade the certificate. Quite often, the issuing bank will insist that it hold the certificate for safekeeping by it to ensure that the buyer holds the understanding.

Lock-Up Period

Business / Taxes / Lock-Up Period: A lock-up period is the time during which you cannot sell an investment that you own. You are most likely to encounter a lock-up period if you acquire shares in an initial public offering (IPO) becaus MORE

Variable-Rate Cds

Business / Finance / Variable-Rate Cds: A security that sells at a fluctuating market-determined price stocks and bonds are example. MORE

Lock-Up Option

Business / Finance / Lock-Up Option: Often used in risk arbitrage. Privilege offered a white knight (friendly acquirer) by a target company to buy crown jewels or additional equity. The aim is to discourage a hostile takeover. See: Shark MORE

Lock-Up Cds

Business / Finance / Lock-Up Cds: CDs that are issued with the tacit understanding that the buyer will not trade the certificate. Quite often, the issuing bank will insist that it hold the certificate for safekeeping by it to ensure t MORE

Contingent Deferred Sales Charge (CDSC)

Business / Finance / Contingent Deferred Sales Charge (CDSC): A claim that can be made only if one or more specified outcomes occur. MORE

Euro Cds

Business / Finance / Euro Cds: Originally for a deposit outside one's home country but in the home country currency. This terminology is confusing now since the new European currency unit, also called the Euro, was introduced on Ja MORE

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