(redirected from universal)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.


A group of securities, assets or anything else with similar characteristics. One may consider, for example, a universe of stocks in the same industry. Universes are useful when comparing one data point to others in order to maintain control over systematic factors.
Farlex Financial Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All Rights Reserved


In the world of investments, the word universe refers to a specific group or category of investments that share certain characteristics.

A universe might be the stocks that are included in a particular index, the stocks evaluated by a particular analytical service, or all the stocks in a particular industry.

Dictionary of Financial Terms. Copyright © 2008 Lightbulb Press, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
The DOF said Lasureco, Magelco, Siaselco and Tiselco had also 'refused to submit the required monthly universal charge collection reports to PSALM' in violation of the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC)-issued guidelines.
It will be located within a larger 750-acre site that nearly doubles Universal's total available acreage in Central Florida.
25, the Universal Cool Japan 2019 brings together Japan's well-loved anime shows like Detective Conan, Lupin the 3rd, Attack on Titan, Godzilla, Evangelion, and Sailor Moon in eight different attractions.
Florida-based Universal Insurance Holdings (UVE) is a holding company offering property/casualty insurance and value-added insurance services.
work coach answers common about Universal Credit supports you if you're on a low income or out of work.
Wahida has been working at the jobcentre for the past two years and has spoken to us as part of the ongoing Universal Credit 'Opening up work' campaign.
Arrears from Universal Credit claimants make up 38% of the housing provider's current debt of PS2.1m which is PS798,000 not PS1m.
Universal Credit provides flexible support to help you prepare for work, including a work coach to give you expert advice.
Universal Credit is about making sure you are better off in work.
CHALLENGE: The acquisition of hundreds of acres of land in several pieces over a period of years improves Universal's ability to compete with Disney World, but it's still a challenge.
Actress, TV host and 'Phenomenal Star' Maine Mendoza gave fans a teaser of her upcoming single as a newly signed recording star of Universal Records.

Full browser ?