Bear CD

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Definition: Bear CD

Bear CD

Full Definition of Bear CD

Certificate of deposit with an interest rate that increases when the underlying market index decreases, used for speculation or hedging. For investors looking for the safety associated with certificate of deposits but want the market exposure – many will use a Bear CD. If an investor has been putting his or her money into investments strongly correlated to underlying market index, he or she may want to offset losses from market investments by putting additional cash into a Bear CD.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Bear CD are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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