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An internal control employed in accounting to detect improper usage and fraud. Bait records are incorporated within a computerized file so that once it is accessed improperly, the one who accessed it may be tracked. Bait record ...
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Hostile Takeover Bid
It refers to an attempt to take over a company without the company’s board of directors’ approval. When fighting for control of a publi ...
Fixed Income Forward
A contract to buy or sell a fixed income security, in the future, at a price agreed upon today. The price of a fixed income forward contract is cal ...
Weighted Average Cost of Capital is a calculation of the cost of capital of a given company. All capital sources are included in the computation su ...
A classification used in mortgage origination, risk-based pricing and housing statistics for one to four-unit investment properties. The property i ...
Periodic Interest Rate
This is the interest rate charged on loans or realized on an investment in a specific time period.
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Colgate-Palmolive The American multinational consumer products company faces escalating pressure from the household products sector. Colgate-Palmolive’s revenues pl unge sharply due to a stronger US dollar even though it already reduced costs and increased prices.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Trade Deficit
Trade deficit is either be beneficial or detrimental to an economy, depending on the circumstances revolving the country. Negative balance of trade occurs when imports exceed exports. According to the CIA World Factbook, the United States holds the biggest trade deficit, with a trade imbalance of more than $460 trillion as of 2015.
Singapore Exchange Limited also called as SGX is an investment holding company based in Singapore and offers various services associated with derivatives and securities trading and others. Singapor e Exchange is affiliated to the Oceanian and Asian Stock Exchanges Federation and the World Federation of Exchanges.
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