Technology / Motorcycle / CI: CI refers to the cubic inches of displacement of an engine. Usually written, for example, as 80ci. Total engine displacement is the volume displaced by a piston in a cylinder during a single stroke, multiplied by the number of cylinders.

Asset Pricing Model

Business / Finance / Asset Pricing Model: A model for determining the required or expected rate of return on an asset. Related: Capital asset pricing model and arbitrage pricing theory. MORE

Commercial Real Estate-Property

Business / Real Estate / Commercial Real Estate-Property: A classification of real estate that includes income-producing property such as office buildings, gasoline stations, restaurants, shopping centers, hotels and motels, parking lots and stores. Public a MORE

Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM)

Business / Real Estate / Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM): A home mortgage in which the qualifying debt-to-income and housing expense-to-income ratios have been increased by 2% because the home meets or exceeds model standards for energy efficiency. MORE

Commercial Property

Business / Finance / Commercial Property: Short-term unsecured promissory notes issued by a corporation. The maturity of commercial paper is typically less than 270 days; the most common maturity range is 30 to 50 days or less. MORE

Artificial Currency

Business / Finance / Artificial Currency: A currency substitute, e.g., special drawing rights (SDRs). MORE

Social Security

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Social Security: A federal program under the Social Security Act which provides for retirement, disability and other related benefits for workers and their eligible dependents. MORE