First Folio

Entertainment / Literature / First Folio: A set of Shakespeare's plays published in 1623. The 'First Folio' included some thirty-six plays, and the editor of this publication took some care in the selection and accuracy of his texts, or at least more care than those editors who published earlier quartos. See folio and quarto below.

Other Words for First

First Adjective Synonyms: fundamental, elementary, basic, primary, cardinal, key, essential
First Adverb Synonyms: foremost, leading, chief, head, premier, prime, primary, principal, pre-eminent

Optimal Portfolio

Business / Finance / Optimal Portfolio: An efficient portfolio most preferred by an investor because its risk/reward characteristics approximate the investor's utility function. A portfolio that maximizes an investor's preferences with resp MORE

Normal Portfolio

Business / Finance / Normal Portfolio: A customized benchmark that includes all the securities from which a manager normally chooses, weighted as the manager would weight them in a portfolio. MORE

Modern Portfolio Theory

Business / Finance / Modern Portfolio Theory: Principles underlying the analysis and evaluation of rational portfolio choices based on risk-return trade-offs and efficient diversification. MORE

Minimum-Variance Portfolio

Business / Finance / Minimum-Variance Portfolio: The portfolio of risky assets with lowest variance. MORE

Passive Portfolio

Business / Finance / Passive Portfolio: A market index portfolio. MORE

Passive Portfolio Strategy

Business / Finance / Passive Portfolio Strategy: A strategy that involves minimal expectational input, and instead relies on diversification to match the performance of some market index. A passive strategy assumes that the marketplace will reflect MORE