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ChekDorlGarjakSam GoodingGrekoIshkaKeldarOblatisQuarkRom

Starships and vehiclesEdit


FerenginarLos AngelesSacred MarketplaceTower of CommerceTriskelion

Races and culturesEdit


States and organizationsEdit

Congress of Economic AdvisorsFerengi AllianceFerengi Commerce AuthoritySubNet

Other referencesEdit

2364antbaked locar beanDaiMonFerengi languageFerengi Rules of Acquisitionfirst contactflaked blood fleagargoyleGreat Monetary Collapselatinummoogieroot beertongotube grubviperwaterfront surchageWrit of Accountability


Background informationEdit

  • The events of the Ferengi storyline in "The Dogs of War" are mentioned.
  • This story shows the planning stages of the attempted coup on Ferenginar against Grand Nagus Rom in November of 2376, which is featured in the Worlds of Deep Space Nine: Volume Three short story: "Ferenginar: Satisfaction is Not Guaranteed"
  • Zek (now called Emeritus after retiring) is mentioned to have become Grand Nagus twenty-two years before "Profit and Lace".
  • The following Rules of Acquisition are mentioned: *#6 -- "Never let family stand in the way of opportunity"; #18 -- "A Ferengi without profit is no Ferengi at all"; #62 -- "The riskier the road, the greater the profit"; #75 -- "Home is where the heart is, but the stars are made of latinum" and #214-- "Never begin a business transaction on an empty stomach".


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