The deficit of an amount received from a Transaction versus the original amount of the investment. For example, when a Forex Trader establishes a trading account with $10,000 and has a number of transactions that reduce the net worth of the account to $8,000, the trader has suffered a loss of $2,000.
Browse by Subjects
profit and loss account
See All Related Terms »
American Psychological Association (APA):
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Modern Language Association (MLA):