Tag: organizations

  • Trade

    International Trade Organizations and Free Trade AgreementsGlobal financial markets are directly impacted by the trade practices of sovereign nations as well as the economic policies and agreements of regional organizations. Based upon geographic and historical factors, nation states are often best served by entering into bilateral and multilateral trading agreements with their ...

  • Organizations

    The financial markets and investment business are carefully regulated and supervised by agencies on a variety of federal and state levels. On the federal level, the U.S.Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is charged with the mission of not only protecting individual and institutional investors but performing other tasks such as maintaining fair, efficient, and orderly markets. A lesser ...

  • Personal Finance

    “Money makes the world go round”. Have you heard this phrase before? Whether you like it or not, and whether you have it or not, money and finances play a significant role in the lives of everyone. Money is necessary for everyday living, but is also a commodity that shouldn't be wasted. That is why personal finance is of such great importance. Personal finance involves the application of ...

  • Organizations

    Occ

    The Options Clearing Corporation, commonly known by the abbreviation OCC, was established in 1973 to provide a secure and stable foundation for the blossoming trade in stock and other options as well as other financial derivatives such as commodity options, commodity futures and security futures. As indicated by its name, the OCC acts as a clearinghouse and a guarantor for these types of ...