Words & Phrases Related to "company"

- A -

A list
above the line
abridged accounts
absorption
abstract
abusive tax shelter
accelerated depreciation
accommodation bill
accountant
accountants report
accounting change
accounting policies
accounting rate of return
accounting reference period
accounts department
accounts payable
accounts receivable
accumulated reserves
active partner
administration
administrative receiver
affiliated
affiliated enterprise
Agency theory
agency worker
agent
alien corporation
all hands meeting
allotment
allow
Alternative Investment Market
amalgamate
American Depositary Receipt
analyst
analyst coverage
angel
annual
Annual General Meeting
anti-dilution provision
ArcaEx
arrears
articles of association
asset
asset-backed security
asset rich company
asset stripper
asset stripping
asset value
associate
associate company
associated company
Association of Corporate Treasurers
assurer
at the money
auditing
auditors report
authorised capital
authorised share capital

- B -

B shares
B2B
B2C
back
back rent
back to back loan
back-to-back loans
backdoor listing
backer
backing
bad debt
bail out
Bailout
balance of payments
balance sheet
balance sheet asset value
balance sheet total
bank certificate
Banker's Acceptance
Bankers Automated Clearing Services
bankruptcy
base
Basket Option
bear hug
beauty contest
benchmarking
beneficial ownership
best efforts offering
bills payable
blue chip
blue chip stock
blue sky law
board meeting
board of directors
Board of Directors (BOD)
bond rating
bond ratio
bonus issue
book to bill ratio
bookkeeper
bookkeeping
bookkeeping transaction
booming
boost
borrow
borrowing power
Boston Equity Exchange (BeX)
bought deal
branch accounts
Branch Office
break even
break even analysis
break even chart
break up
break up value
breakup value
brick and mortar
bricks and mortar
bridging loan
bring down
broker
Brokerage House
budget manual
bulletin board stock
Bulletin des Annonces Leacutegales Obligatoires
bumping
business
business address
business angel
Business Day
business name
business segment
buyback
buying department
buyout

- C -

calendar variance
called up capital
capacity
capacity costs
capital assets
capital base
capital reconstruction
capital redemption reserve
capital reorganisation
capital reserves
capital surplus
capital tax
capitalisation
capitalise
Capitalization
cash at bank
cash flow
cash flow accounting
cash in on
cash position
cash reserves
central purchasing
centralise
certificate of incorporation
chairman
Chairman of the Board
channel stuffing
chartered
chartered company
cheque requisition
chief executive
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Chinese wall
Chinese walls
circulating capital
civil action
classical system of corporation tax
Clearing Corporation
Clearing House Automated Payment System
Clearing Margin
close company
closed market
closely held
closely held company
co creditor
co director
coding of accounts
collateralisation
collecting agency
collection period
combined financial statement
commercial bill
commercial hedger
commercial lawyer
commercial loan
commercial paper
commercial substance
commitment
commitments for capital expenditure
commodity pool
common shares
common stock
Companies House
Companies Registration Office
company auditor
company car
company director
company flat
company law
company promoter
company registrar
comparability
compensate
compensation
compensation package
compete
competitor
compliance department
compliance test
compulsory winding up order
concept
concern
concessionary fare
conference call
connected persons
consolidated accounts
consolidated balance sheet
consolidated financial statement
consortium
consumable goods
consumer
consumer spending
contracting party
contractor
contractually
contribution of capital
control stock
controlled company
controller
controlling interest
convertible loan stock
corporate
corporate finance
corporate plan
corporate planning
corporation income tax
corporation tax
costs of nonconformance
council tax
counter offer
counterpurchase
creative accountancy
credit agency
credit note
credit rating
credit reference
creditor days
creditors
creditors meeting
cross holdings
crown jewels
cumulative preference share
currency certificate
currency futures option
Currenex
current assets
current liabilities
cushion
customs broker
cyclical
cyclical stock

- D -

dear money
death in service
debenture capital
debenture stock
debits and credits
debt collection agency
debt ratio
debt rescheduling
debt to equity ratio
debtor days
debtors
declaration of solvency
declare
deduction
deep pocket
demerge
demerger
departmental accounts
depository
deposits paid
depreciation rate
dilution
dilution of shareholding
direct allocation method
direct debit
direct public offering (DPO)
director
disclosure of shareholding
discount house
discounter
disposal
disqualification
disqualify
distribute
distributor
distributorship
diversified holding company
diversify
divestiture
dividend
dividend growth model
dividend mandate
Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRIP)
dividend yield basis
divisional headquarters
dollar stocks
dormant company
dot com
Dow Jones & Company, Inc.
dual currency swap
due diligence (DD)
Dun Bradstreet
Dun & Bradstreet (D&B)

- E -

earnings announcement
earnings before interest taxes depreciation and amortisation
earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA)
earnings calendar
earnings surprise
earnings surprises
earnings warning
economic
economic exposure
economic order quantity
economic value added
economies of scope
efficient market theory
emerging market fund
employee
employee share ownership plan
employer
employers liability insurance
entertainment allowance
entity accounting
environmental reporting
equity
equity capital
equity finance
equity kicker
equity sweetener
equivalent production
errors and omissions excepted
establishment
Eurocredit
euroequity
European Options Exchange
event risk
ex-dividend
executive director
executive share option scheme
exempt
expand
expansion
expenses
export department
export house
export manager
exporter
Extensible Business Reporting Language
external
external audit
external debt
external growth
external liabilities

- F -

factor
fallen angel
false market
family company
family of funds
federal
federation
figures
final negotiations
final prospectus
finance
finance lease
Financial Accountant
financial adviser
financial institution
financial report
Financial Reporting Review Panel
financial resources
financial risk
financial statement analysis
financial supermarket
financial year
financially
financier
firm
Fitch Investors Service
fixed asset unit
fixed assets
fixed price agreement
flexible
float
forecast dividend
foreign branch
foreign company
foreign entity
Forex Broker
Forex Trader
Form S4
forwarding agent
founder
fraudulent trading
free cash flow (FCF)
freeze
friendly takeover
fringe benefit
FTSE 100
Functional Currency
fundamental assumptions
Funds
funny money

- G -

gain
general audit
general ledger
general manager
general meeting
general partnership
general undertaking
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
global fund
goal congruence
going concern
going concern value
golden handshake
golden share
goods
governance
government contractor
grant
green fund
green shoe
greenmail
gross spread
ground landlord
group
group results
growth stock
guarantee
guaranteed bond
guaranteed wage

- H -

high gearing
high yield
highly geared company
hire purchase company
hive off
holding
holding company
home trade
hostile takeover
hot issue
house

- I -

impact statement
impairment of capital
importer
imputation system
in house
incentive
incentive stock option (ISO)
income gearing
income statement
income stock
incorporate
incorporation
increase
incur
independent company
indexed portfolio
indirect liability
industry
initiate coverage
input tax
inputs
insider
insider trade
insider trading
insolvency practitioner
insolvent
insurance company
insurance premium
insure
insurer
inter company dealings
intercompany account
interest free credit
interest rate
interest-rate sensitive
interested party
interim
interim financial statement
internal
internal audit
internal control
internal growth
internal reporting
international fund
Internet
introduction
invalidate
investment analyst
investment company
Investment Company Act of 1940
investment grant
investment trust
Investors in Industry
invisible imports
Invisible supply
invoice discounting
invoicing department
issued price

- J -

joint venture
jointly
journal entry

- L -

labour force
labour relations
landlord
large-cap fund
large-cap stock
last fiscal year
lease back
leasehold
leasing
legal capital
lend
letter of intent
leverage
leveraged buyout
life assurance company
limited company
limiting factor
liquidator
listed company
Listing Agreement
listing details
lock into
lock up period
London Stock Exchange (LSE)
long term
lose
low grade bond
low yield

- M -

majority shareholder
manage
management buyout
management team
manager
managing director
mandatory bid
manipulate
manufacturing profit
market capitalisation
market capitalization
market leader
market share
marketability
marketing agreement
marketing department
material information
material insider information
material news
means
measure
medium sized company
member
members voluntary winding up
merchant
merchant bank
merge
merger
merger accounting
mergers and acquisitions
mezzanine finance
mid cap stock
middle management
minimum wage
minority shareholder
minority shareholding
mismanage
mismanagement
money manager
monies
monopoly
month
monthly
mortgagee
most recent quarter (MRQ)
multinational corporation

- N -

NASDAQ
NASDAQ 100
National Insurance contribution
negative cash flow
negative goodwill
negotiation
net
net asset value
net asset value per share
net borrowings
net current assets
net current liabilities
net profit ratio
net worth
nominal capital
nominal share capital
non-cyclical stock
non executive director
note issuance facility
notional rent

- O -

occupational pension
occupational pension scheme
off the shelf company
offer document
offer for sale
offer period
offering circular
offering range
official receiver
offshore finance subsidiary
open ended management company
operate
operating
operating costs
operating lease
operating loss
operational gearing
operations review
ordinary activities
ordinary share capital
ordinary shareholder
organise
out of pocket expenses
output
output tax
outsource
outstanding shares
overall
overborrowed
overcapitalised
overdraft
overgeared
overseas division
overstate
owe
owners equity

- P -

paper offer
parallel loan
parent company
participating preference shares
pathfinder prospectus
pay
pay off
pay out
pay up
payoff
payout
payroll
payroll tax
pension contributions
pension funds
performance rating
perk
personal
petroleum revenue tax
petty cash voucher
phoenix company
pink sheets
placing
plan comptable
poison pill
portable pension
positive cash flow
positive goodwill
possess
post acquisition
pre acquisition profits
preference shares
preferential creditor
preferential shares
preferred shares
premium on redemption
prepaid expenses
President
pretax profit
price fixing
price to book ratio (P/B)
price to cash flow ratio
price to earnings ratio (P/E)
price to sales ratio
price war
primary market
prime rate
private
private limited company
private ownership
private practice
pro forma
procedure
producer
product advertising
product mix
production department
profit and loss account
profit related bonus
profit sharing
profit squeeze
profit warning
profitably
project
property company
proprietary
proprietary company
proprietary drug
prospectus
provider of capital
proxy fight
public accounting firm
public company
public limited company
publicly held company
published accounts
purchase order
purchasing department
purchasing officer

- Q -

qualifying share
qualifying shares
quality assurance
quarterly earnings growth
quarterly revenue growth
queue
quiet filing
quiet period
quoted company

- R -

raise
rank
rating agency
ratio analysis
realise
recapitalisation
receipt
receivables
receiving department
receiving order
reciprocal
reciprocal holdings
record
recoverable amount
redeemable preference share
reduce
redundancy rebate
reference
register
register of companies
register of directors
registered company
registered office
registrant
Registrar of Companies
registration approval
Regulation FD
Regulation S X
Regulation U
regulatory body
reinsurance
reinvestment
related company
related party
remunerate
renegotiate
rental
reorder level
reorganisation
repatriation
repay
report
reschedule
resident
restricted shares
restructure
restructuring
result
retailing
retain
retire
return
return on equity (ROE)
return on net assets
returns
reverse stock split
reverse takeover
risk arbitrage
rule
Russell 2000

- S -

safe harbor
salaried
salary
salary deductions
sale and lease back
sales department
sales mix
salvage
save as you earn
savings related share option scheme
scale
scheme of arrangement
screen
scrip dividend
second
secondary buyout
secondary offering
secretary
segmental reporting
self employed
self financing
selling hedge
senior capital
Serious Fraud Office
service contract
service life
services
shadow director
share
share capital
share option scheme
share purchase scheme
share register
share warrant
shareholder
shareholder meeting
shareholder value analysis
shareholders' equity
shareholders funds
shareholding
shell company
short hedge
short term debt ratio
sign
sister company
slide
slow payer
small business
small-cap fund
socially conscious mutual fund
soft loan
sole agency
sole agent
sole owner
sole proprietor
solvent
special dividend
spend
spin off
stakeholder
Standard & Poor's Depositary Receipt (SPDR)
standby credit
start up
starting salary
statement of realisation and liquidation
statutory auditor
statutory books
stay of execution
stock buyback
stock certificate
stock company
Stock Exchange listing
stock market
stock market valuation
stock rating
stock split
stockholding
stocks and shares
strategic cost management
strong
structure
subcontract
subcontractor
sublessee
subscription price
subsidiary
subsidiary company
subtenant
succeed
success
supplier
supply chain
SWOT analysis
syndicate
systems analysis

- T -

take out
take private
takeover
takeover bid
takeover target
tangible asset value
tangible book value
target company or takeover target
target market
tax dodge
tax loss
tax obligation
tax payable
tax pressure
taxpayer
tech stock
tenant
tenderer
terms
tied financial adviser
total
total cash
tracking stock
trade association
trade bill
trade creditors
trade fair
Trade House
trading account
trading company
trading partner
trailing 12 months (TTM)
training levy
treasurer
trust
TSX Venture Exchange
turn round
turnaround
turnround
two-tier tender offer

- U -

ultimate holding company
ultra vires activities
uncalled
undercapitalised
understate
underwriter
underwriting fee
unfair competition
unguaranteed residual value
uniform accounting policies
unincorporated
unissued capital
unissued stock
unlimited company
unlisted company
unquoted company
unregistered

- V -

value added statement
value chain
Value Line, Inc.
VAT inspection
VAT registration
venture capital fund
venture capitalist
vertical form
voluntary liquidation
voting rights
voting stock

- W -

Wall Street Journal
Wall Street Journal, The
watchdog
watered stock
wholesale money
wholly owned subsidiary
Wilshire 5000
windfall profits tax
winding up
winding up petition
withdraw
working capital
worth
write off
write up
writing down allowance

- Z -

z-score