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Synonyms for speculation

a judgment, estimate, or opinion arrived at by guessing

abstract reasoning

a venture depending on chance

Synonyms for speculation

a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence

a hypothesis that has been formed by speculating or conjecturing (usually with little hard evidence)

an investment that is very risky but could yield great profits

continuous and profound contemplation or musing on a subject or series of subjects of a deep or abstruse nature

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I do not think there is a blanket rule where we would say no hedge fund, but (there is) no currency speculation.
This would include a Tobin tax on currency speculation, and taxes on transnational corporations to prevent the wholesale tax evasion they currently achieve through transfer pricing and other means.
Large-scale currency speculation was not permitted until twenty-five years ago and didn't become commonplace until the 1980s, a September 4 article in The Wall Street Journal noted.
The chance to stop currency speculation, rip-offs on conversion rates and harmonise economic performance would protect savings and secure our future.
At the urging of international advisers and organizations, these countries began to allow into the country foreign money for short-term loans, for currency speculation and for stock market speculation.
For example, in November, ABC News covered the fall of a major Japanese securities firm, currency speculation in the Pacific Rim and recent OPEC deliberations.
Foreign Currency Speculation Also Associated with the Leadership Succession Issue
Bankers and business leaders hope the euro offers stability against currency speculation and a substitute reserve currency against the dollar.
The sanctions are, in part, fuelling economic inequality, with some people able to earn a great deal of money through illegal trading and currency speculation, whilst the majority are finding it increasingly difficult to find employment and are forced to rely on heavily subsidised staple foods.
More esoteric opportunities--machinima, news media and blogging, working for other content creators, currency speculation, and more--are also explored.
Global Banking News-May 14, 2015--Myanmar central bank issues warning on currency speculation
The current round of monetary easing underway in many advanced countries, together with strong expectations of renminbi appreciation, are also fueling currency speculation, placing further upward pressure on the exchange rate.
A local gold trader working in Egypt's black market said that currency speculation
Business news is not just market reports and currency speculation.
15), the Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) will suggest, as well as assist, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) levying 20% tax on gains of foreign investors from currency speculation when making outward remittance, said Chen Yuh-chang, FSC chairman.