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Dictionary of accounting and finance

by Raymond Brockington

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Published by Pitman in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Accounting -- Dictionaries,
  • Finance -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Rev. ed. of: Concise dictionary of accounting and finance. 1986.

    Other titlesDictionary of accounting & finance
    StatementRaymond Brockington.
    ContributionsBrockington, Raymond.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5621 .B76 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination241 p. ;
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1184748M
    ISBN 100273601121
    LC Control Number94173879
    OCLC/WorldCa28364588

    Accounting definition is - the system of recording and summarizing business and financial transactions and analyzing, verifying, and reporting the results; also: the principles and procedures of this system. How to use accounting in a sentence. Accounting The practice or profession of maintaining financial records, noting expenses or revenue, and determining how much one owes or is owed. Accounting seeks to assure that every individual or company pays or is paid the correct amount. There are several different types of accounting, each of which reports revenue and earnings differently from.

    Definition: Bookkeeping, often called record keeping, is the part of accounting that records transactions and business events in the form of journal entries in the accounting system. In other words, bookkeeping is the means by which data is entered into an accounting system. This can either be done manually on a physical ledger pad or electronically in. An accounting journal is a detailed account of all the financial transactions of a business. It’s also known as the book of original entry as it’s the first place where transactions are recorded. The entries in an accounting journal are used to create the general ledger which is then used to create the financial statements of a business/5(46).

    Financial Accounting Dictionary Free Financial accounting (or financial accountancy) is the field of accounting concerned with the summary, analysis and reporting of financial. Cool Beans: A slang term used to refer to something favorable that has happened in business. For example, an employee receiving a raise may reply with the words "cool beans," upon receiving the news.


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