Questions tagged [finance]

Questions relating to finance and economics.

4 questions with no upvoted or accepted answers
Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
0answers
206 views

How to name a the other party of financial transaction (both recipient and sender)?

I am translating a balance sheet and it has a column name of the recipient or a sender of the money. Is there a word that designates "the other party in a transaction"?
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Payments: up-front, mid-term and on-account?

I've been working between countries and I'm starting to be confused about financial nomenclature. One of the doubts I have is about payments. We sometimes accept split payments, and here are my ...
0
votes
4answers
186 views

How did 'equity' semantically shift to mean 'Assets — Liabilities'?

I ask about Equity = Assets — Liabilities here, not its meaning as stock. See Personal Finance For Canadians For Dummies (2018). p 468. equity: In the real-estate world, this term refers to the ...
-1
votes
2answers
2k views

When are Roman Numeral suffixes appropriate for number abbreviations?

This question was asked and closed last year as general reference. However, it did not attract the caliber of answer I expected it to. I suggested the following content as an edit, but it was rejected ...