Category: Finance

EDGAR

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) Electronic Data …

Edifice Complex

Term coined by the lawyer and historian Professor Cyril Northcote …

EPO

The European Patent Office—the agency to which applications for European …

Equity Carve Out

A type of corporate restructuring designed to support the sale …

Equity Kicker

An option to purchase shares (equity) in a business offered …

Escrow

A deposit of an item by a first party with …

Expansive Merger

Merger justified on the basis that the acquirer can extract …

Fairness Opinion

An assessment, typically in the form of a letter, prepared …

Flipping Shares

Term for the rapid resale of shares obtained through an …