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By David Wiedemer, Robert A. Wiedemer, Cindy S. Spitzer

From the authors who appropriately estimated the domino fall of the conjoined genuine property, inventory, and personal debt bubbles that ended in the monetary drawback of 2008 and 2009, now comes the definitive examine what's nonetheless forward in 2012 and beyond—and what traders can do without delay to guard themselves.

Based at the authors' unrivaled tune list of targeted predictions within the landmark books America's Bubble economic climate and Aftershock, this moment version of Aftershock updates the unique booklet via greater than 35 percentage with clean research of the newest fiscal advancements, plus bargains new in-depth recommendation for the way readers can organize now for cover and earnings within the subsequent international cash meltdown.

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The average number of years that each dollar of unpaid principal due on the mortgage remains outstanding. Average life is computed as the weighted-average time to the receipt of all future cash flows, using as the weights the dollar amounts of the principal paydowns. Average maturity The average time to maturity of securities held by a mutual fund. Changes in interest rates have greater impact on funds with longer average maturity. Average rate of return (ARR) The ratio of the average cash inflow to the amount invested.

Related: Alpha Biased expectations theories Related: Pure expectations theory. Bid The price a potential buyer is willing to pay for a security. Sometimes also used in the context of takeovers where one corporation is bidding for (trying to buy) another corporation. In trading, we have the bid-ask spread which is the difference between what buyers are willing to pay and what sellers are asking for in terms of price. Bid away Refers to over-the-counter trading. Bid from another dealer exists at the same (listed) or higher (OTC) price.

Banking Delay Time required for processing and clearing a check through the banking system. Bankmail An agreement between a company engaged in a takeover bid and a bank that the bank will not finance the bid of another acquirer. Bankruptcy Inability to pay debts. In bankruptcy of a publicly owned entity, the ownership of the firm's assets is transferred from the stockholders to the bondholders. Bankruptcy code Laws governing bankruptcy proceedings for corporations, municipalities, and individuals.

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