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International dictionary of finance
Bannock, Graham.
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Publication Information:
New York : Wiley, [2000]

Physical Description:
vi, 290 pages ; 23 cm.
General Note:
"This edition was previously published in the U.K. by Profile Books by arrangement with Penguin Books, 1999"--T.p. verso.
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HG151 .B274 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks

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For want of a nail the kingdom was lost . . . for want of a definition a fortune was lost. . . .Virtually all business today is global business. That means that no matter what area of business or finance you are involved in--whether it's banking, commodities trading, or corporate accounting--you simply cannot afford to fall behind in the ever-changing language of global finance. You need ready access to complete definitions of all key financial terms now in use, both transnationally and domestically, in all the world's major financial centers. You need the International Dictionary of Finance.More than 3,000 financial terms Terms in the major categories of Money Markets, Commodity Markets, Securities Markets, Banking, and Insurance Terms from business finance, public finance, accounting, savings and investment, statistics and technology, and more Extensive cross-referencing

Author Notes

GRAHAM BANNOCK is a graduate of the London School of Economics and author of several books on finance and business. Formerly managing director of The Economist Intelligence Unit, he is now with Bannock Consulting Ltd, an economic research and computer software company in London. He is coauthor of The Dictionary of Economics and has written several other books.
WILLIAM MANSER is a graduate of Cambridge University and read International Law and Economics at Geneva University. He has been an economic adviser to Baring Brothers and the British Institute of Management. His many other books and writings include Britain in Balance, The British Economic Base, and The Financial Role of Multinational Enterprise.