The purchasing and selling of products and services by businesses and consumers over the internet.
Financial figure calculated by dividing the total quantity of profit produced by the number of shares posted on the stock market.
European Central Bank (ECB). The central bank empowered to manage monetary policy for the Euro-zone – the group of countries that use the Euro single-currency.
An instrument that signifies an ownership position, or equity, in a corporation, and represents a claim on its proportionate share in the corporation’s assets and profits.
This is the value of your account. It equals your balance and any profits or losses from open positions.
Abbreviation for the European Union.
A European Union financial regulatory agency and European Supervisory Authority.
A system of controlling inflows and outflows of foreign exchange.
A basket of securities that traders can buy or sell through a brokerage firm on a stock exchange.
The month in which an option expires.