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de·riv·a·tive

(dĕ-riv'ă-tiv),
1. Relating to or producing derivation.
2. Something produced by modification of something preexisting.
3. Specifically, a chemical compound that may be produced from another compound of similar structure in one or more steps, as in replacement of H by an alkyl, acyl, or amino group.

de·riv·a·tive

(dĕ-riv'ă-tiv)
1. Relating to or producing derivation.
2. Something produced by modification of something preexisting.
3. Specifically, a chemical compound produced from another compound in one or more steps, as in replacement of H by an alkyl, acyl, or amino group.

de·riv·a·tive

(dĕ-riv'ă-tiv)
Chemical compound that may be produced from another compound of similar structure in one or more steps.
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The derivative products allow these salesmen to block the price or interest rate at the current level, providing them with an insurance against the counter-movements of the prices in the future.
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While NCUA regulations have long prohibited federal credit unions from engaging in derivatives transactions, as with most NCUA investment based regulations, NCUA's Part 703 mostly speaks to federal credit union authority.
Fair values, rather than maximum notional payouts, provide the basis for the financial reporting of derivative assets and liabilities; however, GAAP makes a distinction between gross fair values and netted fair values.
The Lie derivative of a vector field [XI] with respect to another vector field F, denoted by [L.sub.F][XI], describes the rate of change of [XI] along a trajectory of the vector field F.
A look at recent trends in the global OTC derivatives market reveals that the market has stayed generally flat since trading volume fell significantly at the peak of the financial crisis.
According to Socheat, the hefty jump in derivative trading transactions is due to effective regulations from the SECC and growing confidence among investors.
Wihlborgs Fastigheter AB (Wihlborgs)(STO:WIHL), a property company that focuses on commercial properties in the Oresund region, announced on Thursday the restructuring of its portfolio of interest-rate derivatives following a review of the company's management of interest-rate risk.
Derivatives are one of the three main classes of financial instruments or securities, together with stocks (or equities) and debt (bonds and mortgages).
"The availability of derivatives is one of the factors attracting foreign investors," he said.