The present publication is an up-to-date, authentic and comprehensive dictionary of finance, which recognizes that finance is a field in its own right, with its own language, and that terms and their definitions are important for professionals and students of finance. It aims to provide clear, concise, and correct definitions and descriptions of the terms used in finance. The terminology of all the branches of finance are included in this work. This work is designed to be a comprehensive reference tool for finance professionals, students and laymen interested in finance. It is earnestly hoped that it will be an authoritative source to which one can turn with confidence for meaning and knowledge of the common, specialized and latest terms in finance and allied fields.