Short Settlement

Business / Finance / Short Settlement: Establishing a market position by selling a security one does not own in anticipation of the price of that security falling.

Other Words for Settlement

Settlement Noun Synonyms: payment, defrayal, discharge, liquidation, satisfaction, settling, quittance, clearing, clearance
Settlement Verb Synonyms: colony, outpost, post, camp, community, encampment, village, hamlet
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Other Words for Short

Short Verb Synonyms: laconic, terse, succinct, pithy, sententious, epigrammatic
Short Noun Synonyms: small, little, slight, petite, diminutive, wee, tiny, elfin, minuscule, midget, dwarfish, squat, dumpy, runty, stubby, stunted, pint-sized, knee-high to a grasshopper, sawn-off
Short Adjective Synonyms: direct, straight, straightforward, short and sweet
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Short Term Debt

Business / Loan / Short Term Debt: Financing used to secure cash for accounts payable and inventory. MORE

Short Term Export Credit Guarantee Program (GSM-102)

Business / Agriculture / Short Term Export Credit Guarantee Program (GSM-102): One of CCC’s export credit guarantee programs. See GSM-102. MORE

Short Tender

Business / Finance / Short Tender: A straddle involves both purchase and sale. In short straddle one put and one call are sold. MORE

Short Syllable

Entertainment / Literature / Short Syllable: In linguistics, any syllable containing a short vowel, but followed by only one consonant or no consonant at all. Do not confuse this term with a short vowel (see below). MORE

Short Straddle

Business / Finance / Short Straddle: When a lack of supply tends to force prices upward. In particular, when prices of a stock or commodity futures contracts start to move up sharply and many traders with short positions are forced to bu MORE

Short Term Memory

Science / Chemistry / Short Term Memory: Short term memory is a mechanism for storing temporary information, such as where you parked your car or numbers in a simple arithmetic problems. MORE

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