Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

Business / Finance / Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC): A federal agency that regulates the U.S. financial markets. The SEC also oversees the securities industry and promotes full disclosure in order to protect the investing public against malpractice in the securities markets.

Other Words for Exchange

Exchange Adjective Synonyms: trade, barter, switch, change, interchange, reciprocate, return, swap or swop
Exchange Verb Synonyms: market, stock market, Stock Exchange, securities exchange, the Market, the Board, the Big Board, the Exchange, the Bourse, Wall Street, the Street
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Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, And Retrieval System (EDGAR)

Business / Taxes / Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, And Retrieval System (EDGAR): EDGAR is an electronic database that contains all the corporate financial reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Any company with more than $10 million in assets and over 500 MORE

Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC)

Business / Finance / Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC): A nonprofit corporation that insures customers' securities and cash held by member brokerage firms against the failure of those firms. MORE

Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)

Business / Agriculture / Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC): The independent federal regulatory agency established by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission Act of 1974 to administer the Commodity Exchange Act. It regulates trading on the futures exchanges in MORE

Pitch And Run

Entertainment / Golf / Pitch And Run: A lofted shot that is also intended to release/run/roll MORE

Pituitary Gland

Health / Acupuncture / Pituitary Gland: The main endocrine gland. It is a small structure in the head. It is called the master gland because it produces hormones that control other glands and many body functions including growth. The pituit MORE

Plug And Play

Technology / Television (TV) / Plug And Play: A security card or cable card you get from a cable operator that decrypts scrambled cable signals on the sets. It replaced set-top boxes, and is an aspect of digital television. MORE

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