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The disclosure document prepared by a bond issuer that gives detailed financial information about the issuer and the bond offering. Municipal securities issuers must prepare an “Official Statement”...
An old stock or bond certificate may still be valuable even if it no longer trades under the name printed on the certificate. The company may have merged with another company or simply changed its...
The legal name for a mutual fund. An open-end company is a type of investment company.
The costs a fund incurs in running the fund, including management fees, distribution fees, and other expenses.
Options are contracts giving the purchaser the right – but not the obligation -- to buy or sell a security at a fixed price within a specific period of time. Stock options are traded on a number of...
The OTC Bulletin Board (OTCBB) (link is external) is an electronic quotation system that displays real-time quotes, last-sale prices, and volume information for many over-the-counter securities that...