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  • noun

Synonyms for security

Synonyms for security

the quality or state of being safe

reliability in withstanding pressure, force, or stress

something given to guarantee the repayment of a loan or the fulfillment of an obligation

Synonyms for security

the state of being free from danger or injury

defense against financial failure

freedom from anxiety or fear

property that your creditor can claim in case you default on your obligation

a department responsible for the security of the institution's property and workers

a guarantee that an obligation will be met

an electrical device that sets off an alarm when someone tries to break in

measures taken as a precaution against theft or espionage or sabotage etc.

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In September 2006, it reached an interim agreement that has returned stability to the market, and the value of hybrid securities has rebounded.
Hybrid securities have been around for decades and play an important role in Insurers' investments.
Identifying controls placed in operation by a service organization that provides services to an entity that are part of the entity's information system for derivatives and securities, which may require that the auditor have an understanding of the operating characteristics of entities in a certain industry.
Understanding the determination of the fair values of derivatives and securities, including the appropriateness of various types of valuation models and the reasonableness of key factors and assumptions, which may require knowledge of valuation concepts.
Generally, the activities of banks, including those securities activities that are conducted in the bank, are regulated under the banking laws by the banking regulators, and securities firms are regulated under the securities laws by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and self-regulatory organizations (SROs).
Securities activities have traditionally been viewed as part of the business of banking, and banks have been conducting securities activities for customers since before enactment of the federal securities laws.
With only a history of ten years more, China's securities industry has many disadvantages compared with that of the developed countries.
China is aware of the above weaknesses and is continually adjusting to enhance and enlarge the securities industry.
The investor then may exchange the 1/0 or P/0 securities for the related mortgage-backed security, thus reconstituting the stripped securities.
Some believe that in an exchange of an I/0 or a P/0 security for an I/O or P/0 security of a different trust, the acquired security should be accounted for at fair value, unless the exchange involves underlying debt securities that are "substantially the same.
Chapter Five breaks down the business revenues of securities brokerages and illustrates the changes in revenue structure over time.
The statements contained in this release, which are not historical facts, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
Midas Securities has recently developed the architecture of Quote and Order servers to implement the interface with Korean securities firms' existing trading platforms.
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