Online Business / Econ Resources for T&I
Mainly English Language, Some Multilingual
General Business / Economics
Deardorff's Glossary of International Economics
Great English-language glossary of international economics compiled by Alan Deardorff, a Professor of International Economics at the University of Michigan.
From The Economist, a glossary based on the book "Essential Economics" by Matthew Bishop. Detailed, easy to understand and easy to use.
IMF Terminology Database
Multilingual database from the International Monetary Fund containing over 4500 records of terms useful to translators working with IMF material. It includes words, phrases, and institutional titles commonly encountered in IMF documents in areas such as money and banking, public finance, balance of payments, and economic growth. Also in Arabic, Chinese, French, Japanese, Portuguese and Spanish.
New York Times Glossary of Financial and Business Terms
English-only glossary from the New York Times with over 2,500 terms.
Accounting Terminology Guide
From the New York State Society of CPAs. “The NYSSCPA has prepared this glossary as an educational tool for journalists who report on and interpret financial information.”
IFAC Translations Database
Database of the International Federation of Accountants with lists of key terms extracted from their documentation in 45 languages with definitions, generally bilingual including English.
Banking & Finance
Cambell R. Harvey's Hypertextual Financial Glossary
"The largest financial glossary on the Internet."
Financial Terms Dictionary - Personal Finance Glossary
Over 2200 terms defined by MortgageLoan.com.
UBS Dictionary of Banking
Multilingual dictionary of banking terms with definitions from UBS, a financial firm in Switzerland.
Export / Import / Shipping
Glossary of Shipping Terms
From the U.S. Department of Transportation Maritime Administration, 114 p. downloadable PDF.
globalEDGE International Business Glossary
A compilation of definitions and descriptions of terms and acronyms used for International Business. Includes terms used in economics, finance, investing, accounting, tax, and general business language conventions.
Marketing / Advertising
Glossary of Advertising Terminology
Compiled by the University of Texas at Austin Department of Advertising
Real Estate Glossary
Huge glossary of real estate terms with detailed definitions from proUnet, an online real estate education site.
Glossary of Real Estate Abbreviations, Terms and Phrases
Another large glossary of real estate terminology with detailed definitions and internal hyperlinks from a private real estate firm.
Stock Market / Investment
"A Guide to the Language of the Futures Industry." Glossary of specialized words and phrases used in the futures industry from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commision. Also downloadable as a PDF.
Glossary of Bonds Terms
Glossary provided by the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA).
Excellent investment education site that includes the most comprehensive investing dictionary on the web as well as articles and tutorials on nearly any aspect of the market. The Financial Dictionary contains over 7000 terms relating to bonds, currencies, foreign exchange, futures, hedge funds, options, real estate and more.
Multimedia Financial Risk Management Glossary & Encyclopedia
Comprehensive glossary, encyclopedia and resource locator from Contingency Analysis covering financial risk management, trading and financial engineering in the capital, commodity and energy markets.
Glossary from the National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations..
NYSE Euronext Glossary
Stock market terms from NYX, a family of exchanges that includes the New York Stock Exchange.