Initial Public Offering (IPO)
An Initial Public Offering (IPO) refers to the first time that the stock of a private company is offered to the public. Often issued by emerging companies with plans to expand, IPOs are a good way to raise capital. They also allow large privately owned companies to become publicly traded.
NonFarm Payroll Report (NFP)
NFP is an acronym for Non Farm Payroll Report, a commonly anticipated U.S. government report released on the first Friday of every month. NFP data is collected, analyzed & released by the United States Labor Department, providing a financial and economic summary from various standpoints of leading American companies and manufacturers.
UK General Election 2017
What may go down in history as one of the most important elections in recent times for the United Kingdom is less than a month away. What can we expect? What are the key issues? What is likely to be the outcome? Read on to find out more about how one of this summer's most crucial political events is shaping up.
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