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Direct Participation Program (DPP)

A direct participation program (DPP) is a pooled entity that offers investors access to a business venture’s cash flow and tax benefits. Also known as a direct participation plan, DPPs are non-traded pooled investments in real estate or energy-related read more

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Non-Marginable Securities

Non-marginable securities are not allowed to be purchased on margin at a particular brokerage, or financial institution, and must be fully funded by the investor’s cash.

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Knowledge Economy

The knowledge economy is a system of consumption and production that is based on intellectual capital. In particular, it refers to the ability to capitalize on scientific discoveries and basic and applied research. This has come to represent a large read more