Consumer Spending

Please choose the most appropriate answer for each sentence.
  • 1

    The hypothesis is that consumer spending drives economic cycles and is therefore a leading indicator for the stock market; for example, Mr. Ellis presents a chart relating quarterly annualized change in ..... Consumption Expenditures (PCE) to quarterly change in the S&P 500 index.

  • 2

    CFD positions held past 5PM EST (New York time) will require a service charge set at 4% to 12% per annum of the notional value of the position, depending on the product; if a position is closed before 5PM EST, there will be no cost of ..... charge.

  • 3

    Today, the Special ..... Right (SDR) has only limited use as a reserve asset, and its main function is to serve as the unit of account of the IMF and some other international organizations; it is neither a currency, nor a claim on the IMF, but a potential claim on the freely usable currencies of IMF members.

  • 4

    With ..... bond, the interest on the bond is reinvested at the same rate as the principal and is returned to the customer only when the bond is redeemed; hence, it is analyzable as a fixed sum invested at a fixed rate of compound interest for a fixed time period.

  • 5

    Managing the portfolios of your clients and working with brokers or money managers, you can use this software to maintain the investment ..... of all transactions; the statement from your broker (money manager) forms the basis for input into the system and maintains the record of each financial instrument from the time it enters the portfolio until its disposal.

  • 6

    In accordance with the provisions of Minnesota Statutes, Section 373.45, Subd. 3, a county that issues bonds covered under the County Credit Enhancement Program must deposit with the paying ..... three business days before the date on which each payment is due on the bonds an amount sufficient to make that payment.

  • 7

    Bond ..... follow a few quirky conventions; for instance, prices are given as percentages of face value, with fractions like 1/32 as the last digits, not decimals.

  • 8

    Using a pre-defined ..... of accounts that you find in a bookkeeping or accounting software package may work fine for your business, or you may find that you need to adapt or accommodate it to more closely fit the way you want to keep track of and report on your business.

  • 9

    If you get a notice from the company to whom you have been making monthly payments that your loan is being transferred, it is likely that the ownership of your loan has not changed; just that one big mortgage ..... company has bought a portfolio of rights from another.

  • 10

    The falling ..... payable numbers indicate that suppliers are demanding faster payments from Gander Mountain; most likely, the suppliers are worried about not getting paid, one sign that there's a problem with the business.

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