© 2015 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.

Finance Glossary

Just call us Bond. Amortized bond.

Over 700 finance terms, Shmooped to perfection.

1933 Securities Act


Also known as the Securities Act of 1933, this sucker was the original law that served as the basis of all securities laws.

Thanks to this guy, securities that will be offered to the public must be registered.

Exciting stuff.