Financial terms

February 25, 2020

Batch Processing

DefinitionBatch processing is an accounting process of gathering and documenting all organizational documents like financial records (depositing checks, mailing bills), bank statements, payrolls, and ...

February 25, 2020

BAT Stocks

DefinitionBAT is a term used to refer to the stocks of three major companies in the Asian region, namely; Baidu Inc. (BIDU), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (BABA), and Tencent Holdings Ltd. (0700. Hong Ko...

February 25, 2020

Basket Trade

DefinitionBasket trade is a term common in securities trading as it involves the simultaneous trading of a group of securities known to be in a “basket.” It is basically used to buy stocks. This t...

February 25, 2020

Basket of Goods

As a baseline is used to compare prices or track the performance of an entity, so also is the basket of goods strategy used to compare prices of given commodities. Considering that there is no general...

February 25, 2020

Accidental Death Benefit

What is an Accidental Death Benefit?  Meaning of an Accidental Death Benefit and how it Works The accidental death benefit works just like an insurance policy and involves paying the agree...

February 24, 2020

Basis

What is the definition of a Basis in finance? DefinitionIn finance, the term basis can be used to refer to a lot of things, however, the most used is the difference between prices and expenses fo...

February 24, 2020

Basis Point (BPS)

What is the definition of a Basis Point (BPS) in finance? DefinitionA basis point is a unit of measurement equals to .01 or 1/100th of 1% (1 percent). According to its calculation 1 BPS equa...

February 24, 2020

Basic Earnings Per Share (EPS)

What is the definition of a Basic Earnings Per Share (EPS) in finance? There are many financial tools that help investors keep track of their investments. One of such is the basic earnings p...

February 24, 2020

Basic Materials

what is Basic Material in Finance? With the high rise of the production and manufacturing sector, there is a consistent demand for basic materials. To meet the demands of manufacturers for produc...

February 24, 2020

Baseline

What is a Baseline in finance?DefinitionGenerally, a baseline is used to establish comparisons of different entities; the same applies in finance. A baseline is also known as ‘base’. It is very we...