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Finance Glossary

Just call us Bond. Amortized bond.

Over 700 finance terms, Shmooped to perfection.

Equity Market


It's just a market where equities are traded like marbles (or kidneys on eBay). If you want to buy or sell stocks or ownership in companies, you're going to be headed to the equity market. 


NASDAQ is an equity market. So is the New York Stock Exchange. Nothin' fancy.