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Account

Definition 1

Record

 of financial transactions for an 

Asset

 or individual, such as at a bank, 

Brokerage

Credit card

 company, or retail store.

Definition 2

More generally, an arrangement between a buyer and a seller in which payments are to be made in the future.



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Broker

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Brokerage

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Credit card

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Car

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Credit

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FIN

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Record

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Range

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Rally

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Sell

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10-K

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12b-1 funds

,

Accredited Personal Financial Planning Specialist

,

Active asset

,

Allowance for depreciation

,

Asset

,

Asset/equity ratio

,

Agent bank

,

Asset management account

,

Accrual of discount

,

Amortization of premium

,

Asset-backed security

,

Asset swap

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

All-risks coverage

,

At risk

,

Asset acquisition

,

Asset class

,

Asset financing

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Asset-based finance

,

Asset-based lending

,

Asset conversion loan

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

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Asset allocation fund

,

Asset turnover

,

At the money

,

Age-weighted plan

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Across the board

,

Action

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Adoption credit

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Ad valorem

,

Against the box

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At the bell

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At the close

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At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Automated Pricing and Reporting System

,

Away from the market

,

Back pay

,

Bank reconciliation

,

Below the line

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Bank credit

,

Bank draft

,

Bank holding company

,

Bank Holiday

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Bank Note

,

Bank Trust Department

,

Bank-eligible issues

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Bond Buyer

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Buy

,

Broker

,

Brokerage

,

Brokerage firm

,

Brokerage house

,

Broker loan

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy limit order

,

Buy minus

,

Buy minus order

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy order

,

Buy stop order

,

Buy the book

,

Balance of payments

,

Bank Rate

,

Board of Governors

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Balloon payment

,

Bank term loan

,

Broker loan rate

,

Business credit

,

B shares

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Buy and write

,

Buy-side

,

Breadth-of-market theory

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Beat the gun

,

Capital asset

,

Cash asset ratio

,

Combined financial statement

,

Consolidated financial statement

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Credit order

,

Commercial bank

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Consumer bank

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Credit card

,

Credit union

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Credit analyst

,

Credit risk

,

Code of procedure

,

Contra broker

,

Contract broker

,

Credit balance

,

Capitalization of income

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Credit squeeze

,

Car

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Commodities Exchange Act

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Credit insurance

,

Credit life insurance

,

Certificate of stock

,

Corporate action

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Class action suit

,

Contract for deed

,

Customary arrangement

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Cash credit

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Charge card

,

Closed-end credit

,

Commercial credit

,

Consumer credit

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Credit

,

Credit agency

,

Credit default swap

,

Credit derivative

,

Credit enhancement

,

Credit limit

,

Credit line

,

Credit score

,

Controlled company

,

Closed-end investment company

,

C shares

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Closing transaction

,

Credit spread

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Capital Asset Pricing Model

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cup and handle

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Deferred credit

,

Dealer bank

,

Debit card

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Delivery vs. payment

,

Dual currency bond

,

Dual listing

,

Deep discount broker

,

Discount broker

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Desk (the)

,

Division of labor

,

Dual life insurance

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Doing business as

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Deferred payment

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Down payment

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Dual-purpose fund

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Deferred payment annuity

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Depth of market

,

Earning asset

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Either-or order

,

Edge Act

,

E-mini

,

Exchange for futures

,

Exchange for physical

,

Exchange of spot

,

Ex-pit transaction

,

European Central Bank

,

Export-Import Bank

,

Ex-all

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Earned income tax credit

,

Education credit

,

Financial Accounting Standards Board

,

Financial asset

,

Financial capital

,

Financial statement

,

First In First Out

,

Fixed asset

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

Financial institution

,

Financial instrument

,

Flight to quality

,

Flow of funds

,

Fictitious credit

,

Fill or kill

,

Financial analyst

,

Floor broker

,

Front-ending an order

,

Full-service brokerage

,

Forward P/E

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Federal Reserve Bank

,

Financial futures

,

Fee-for-service

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Friends and family offering

,

Fair Credit Reporting Act

,

Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

,

Finance company

,

Financial risk

,

Full faith and credit

,

Family of funds

,

Financial advisor

,

Fund of funds

,

Free and clear

,

Federal Insurance Contributions Act

,

Free right of exchange

,

Federal ID Number

,

FIN

,

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

,

General Obligation Bond

,

General account

,

General Securities Representative Examination

,

Glass-Steagall Act

,

G-7

,

General Accounting Office

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

General lien

,

General mortgage

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Graduated payment

,

Growth and income fund

,

Gather in the stops

,

Hidden asset

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House of issue

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

Holding company

,

Holder in due course

,

High credit

,

Home equity line of credit

,

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act

,

HUD-1 statement

,

Hope credit

,

Head and shoulders

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Historical trading range

,

Holding the market

,

Inactive asset

,

Intangible asset

,

In escrow

,

Independent broker

,

In-house

,

Institutional brokerage

,

Introducing broker

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment bank

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

In line

,

Individual policy pension trust

,

Insurance broker

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

In intestacy

,

Impaired credit

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Investment company

,

I/O strip

,

Immediate payment annuity

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Individual tax return

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

Individual investor

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

Jointly and severally

,

Jumping the gun

,

Joint and several liability

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

Joint Stock Company

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Last In First Out

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Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

Loose credit

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

Limited company

,

London Inter-Bank Offer Rate

,

Letter of comment

,

Legal age

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lock-in

,

Leading the market

,

Lifetime learning credit

,

Limited Liability Company

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Member bank

,

Money center bank

,

Mutual company

,

Mutual Savings Bank

,

Make a market

,

Market on close order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Merchant bank

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Minimum payment

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Money at call

,

Mortgage broker

,

Management company

,

Noncurrent asset

,

Non-financial asset

,

National Bank

,

National Credit Union Administration

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

Nominal asset

,

Net Asset Value

,

No-Action Letter

,

Null and void

,

Nonperforming asset

,

Non-revolving credit card

,

Notice of Default

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Normal retirement age

,

Net transaction

,

Off the books

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

On-floor order

,

Online broker

,

On margin

,

Or better

,

Outside broker

,

Offshore company

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Open-end credit

,

Open-end management company

,

Opening transaction

,

Out of the money

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

On-balance volume

,

Odd lot buy/sell ratio

,

On close

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Pooling of interests

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Payment date

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Payment for order flow

,

Prime broker

,

Prime brokerage

,

P&L

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Periodic payment plan

,

Public company

,

Power of Attorney

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Plan asset

,

Prudent Expert Act

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Private company

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Preservation of capital

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Painting the tape

,

Price range

,

Real asset

,

Record

,

Reports and Records

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Regional bank

,

Retail banking

,

Reading the tape

,

Receive against payment

,

Receive versus payment

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Retail brokerage

,

Round of funding

,

Rule 15c3-1

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Record date

,

Regulated investment company

,

Retail Price Index

,

Retail sales index

,

Range

,

Red herring

,

Registered Company

,

Regulation A

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Retail lending

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Real estate broker

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rally

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Retail investor

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Stranded asset

,

Savings and Loan

,

Savings bank

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

State bank

,

Stop payment

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Sell

,

Series EE bond

,

Segregation of securities

,

Sell limit order

,

Sell order

,

Sell plus

,

Sell-side analyst

,

Sell the book

,

Street broker

,

Same-store sales

,

Standard of living

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Stock life insurance company

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Secured credit card

,

Seller financing

,

Single-payment loan

,

Standard payment calculation

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Selling the spread

,

Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees

,

Santa Claus rally

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Seek a market

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

Tangible asset

,

Transaction

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Trading range

,

Total asset turnover

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Trust company

,

Truth in Lending

,

Tenancy at will

,

Title company

,

Transfer payments

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Take a bath

,

U.S. Government Agency Security

,

U.S. Savings Bond

,

U.S. Treasury

,

U.S. Treasury Bill

,

U.S. Treasury Bond

,

U.S. Treasury Note

,

U.S. Treasury Securities

,

Uniform Securities Act

,

Unified Tax Credit

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Williams Act

,

World Bank

,

Waiver of premium

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

When, as, and if issued

,

X or XD

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares


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