The derivatives markets, he insisted, “serve a social purpose,” and market-making is “crucial to the American capital system.”
In response, the swaps and derivatives industry skyrocketed.
Charles MungerA constant companion of Warren Buffet, Munger has long warned about derivatives.
JPM Chase holds nearly $70 trillion of derivatives exposure on $1.8 trillion of assets.
As it turned out, the fact that the derivatives had spread the risks throughout the system only worsened things.
This and the following are put as derivatives from the Herakleitean theory (p. 411 D-E).
The loss would be a small one if we were to lose this word and its derivatives.
About 1832 he began his investigations into the constitution of ether and alcohol and their derivatives.
The derivatives of sericum stand for another material, serge.
derivatives in an, and ag should form their genitive according to the general Rule, ain, aig; and in pronunciation they do so.
derivative de·riv·a·tive (dĭ-rĭv'ə-tĭv)
Something obtained or produced by modification of something else.
A chemical compound that may be produced from another compound of similar structure in one or more steps.
In calculus, the slope of the tangent line to a curve at a particular point on the curve. Since a curve represents a function, its derivative can also be thought of as the rate of change of the corresponding function at the given point. Derivatives are computed using differentiation.