||Returns in excess of the risk-free rate or in excess of a market measure (such as an index fund).
||Extremely rapid or out of control inflation.
||A takeover attempt that is strongly resisted by the target firm.
||A sale of securities in which one or more major stockholders in a company sell all or a large portion of their holdings. The underwriting proceeds are paid to the stockholders, rather than to the corporation.
||A market in which an investor purchases an asset from another investor, rather than an issuing corporation.
||Tier 2 Capital
||A term used to describe the capital adequacy of a bank. Tier II capital is secondary bank capital that includes items such as undisclosed reserves, general loss reserves, subordinated term debt, and more.