A Guide to the Financial Markets by Charles R. Geisst (auth.)

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Commonly used fractions include -b ( 12-! cents), i (25 cents), ~ (37 cents),! (50 cents), i (62 cents), i (75 cents) and 1(87 cents). In the over-the-counter market, and occasionally on the exchanges, A or multiples thereof are used. 7. New York Stock Exchange, Public Attitudes Toward Investing (New York, 1978). 8. This is the opposite of the term 'disintermediation' which normally occurs during periods of interest rate uncertainty. Investors withdraw money from banks or savings and loan associations and invest directly in higher yielding instruments, thereby avoiding the banks and subsequently shrinking their deposit bases.

In Britain, however, the corporate tax rate is not standardised so pe ratios between the two stock markets may not necessarily be comparable. 11. Short interest is not reported in the United Kingdom. 12. Contangos form an integral part of theory surrounding future expectation levels of interest rates and commodity prices. This will be dealt with in Chapter 4. 13. See, for example, J. A. Kay and M. A. King, The British Tax System (Oxford University Press, 1978), especially Chapter 4. SUGGESTED READING H.

The nomenclature of market suggests that these instruments may also be bought and sold in a secondary market after the date of issue. This is not to imply that the money markets only concern themselves with highly marketable instruments since a sizeable proportion of them 40 Money Markets 41 are not readily marketable. As pricing mechanisms, these short-term bond markets value and set a rate of return, or yield, upon all instruments falling into their short but wide reaching ambit. Due to the shortness of these instruments' life span, there is one fundamental difference between short- and long-term debt.

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