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K2
There are different types of tax avoidance schemes, such as K2 - the Jersey-based tax scheme. This is where an individual resigns from his/ ...
Kanjorski Amendment
This is a provision of the Dodd-Frank financial reform act of 2010 that gives U.S. federal regulators the power to break up or otherwise ...
kerb market
Unofficial stock trading outside normal market hours.
key account management
This describes a customer-oriented coordination unit within a company, in which activities associated with very important customers are ...
key industry
An industry that is crucial to a country's economy (in terms for instance of the jobs it creates in other industries) or its security (e.g.: ...
kicker
Feature added to a bond or other debt instrument to make it more marketable. This normally involves the promise of equity participation, ...
kill switch
A "kill switch" would enable market participants such as exchanges or broker dealers to switch off immediately trading algorithms that are ...
kilobyte
Following the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) standard, 1kB is equal to ...
knock-out option
A type of option that is worthless at expiry if the price of the underlying asset has gone above or below a pre-determined level.
Kyoto protocol
It is an international treaty, brokered by the United Nations, which binds developed nations to reduce their emissions of greenhouse ...