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Synonyms for leverage

Synonyms for leverage

the power to produce an effect by indirect means

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the mechanical advantage gained by being in a position to use a lever

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strategic advantage

investing with borrowed money as a way to amplify potential gains (at the risk of greater losses)

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supplement with leverage

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provide with leverage

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But, seeing a tax-free form of borrowing, companies began to abuse the advantages of leveraged life insurance.
Despite the growth in issuance volumes last year, second-lien loans comprised just 2.9% of total leveraged term loan issuance in Fitch's leveraged loan default index at the end of 2017.
Barclays Plc (LSE :BARC) has said that it has reorganised its leveraged finance EMEA team.
Moreover, the weaknesses in risk-management practices that were evident in the counterparties' relationship with LTCM were also evident, albeit to a lesser degree, in their dealings with other highly leveraged firms.
As a leveraged ETF, JNUG is not a source of refuge.
Nag has advised on some of the most significant leveraged finance transactions in the European market and has a wide range of experience in leveraged buyouts and other types of complex financings for private equity sponsors, investment banks and companies.
institutional leveraged loan volume, surpassed the year-to-date 2017 amount and supported an uptick in average first-lien loan spreads in the quarter.
Hickey joins Weil from Goldman Sachs, where he was a Managing Director, Associate General Counsel and Head of the Leveraged Finance Legal Team.
Turning to the leveraged loan market, which was previously exclusive to more established companies, allows Uber to take advantage of historically low interest rates while keeping venture capital backers happy by not further diluting their equity.
Since the non-core portfolio is always complimentary to the core, it's typically smaller in size and can also hold tactically designed assets like leveraged long or short ETFs.
Normally it is assume that the high leveraged companies have lower profitability but this research is opposites of the assumptions.
Summary: Activity in the European leveraged finance market stabilised in September
They find that highly leveraged households were more likely to report cutting back their spending in 2009, even after controlling for other factors expected to influence spending, such as changes in income and wealth.
When a bank is highly leveraged, a small change in the value of its assets can completely wipe out its capital base and hence put it in a bankruptcy position.
The aftermath of leveraged booms is associated with somewhat slower growth, investment spending, and credit growth than usual.