||An active fund manager aims to beat the returns from the stockmarket or specified index/sector rather than match them.
||A loan usually taken out by a government or company, which normally pays a fixed rate of interest over a given time period, at the end of which the loan is repaid.
||A portfolio which is invested in a variety of assets. This is a risk management technique where, in a well-diversified portfolio, any loss from an individual holding should have less impact on the overall portfolio.
||Economies in the process of rapid growth and increasing industrialisation.
||Shares of ownership in a company.
||A basic principle, rule, law or the like, that serves as the groundwork of a system. Economic fundamentals are factors such as inflation, employment, economic growth.
||When the price of a share has fallen below its true market value because of investors panic selling or a market overreaction to either company or macroeconomic news.