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A & M trust

Overview page. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services — Accounting.

Abbreviation for accumulation and maintenance trust. See discretionary trust; *18–25 trust.

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abandonment

Overview page. Subjects: Business and Management.

The act of giving up the ownership of something covered by an insurance policy and treating it as if it has been completely lost or destroyed. If the insurers agree to abandonment, they...

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abandonment

Overview page. Subjects: Marketing.

The withdrawal or ending of a product, usually at the end of its life cycle or when it can no longer be produced profitably.

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abbreviated accounts

Overview page. Subjects: Accounting.

A shorter form of annual accounts that may be filed by a company qualifying as a small or medium-sized company under the Companies Act. The use of abbreviated accounts can cut costs and...

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ABC

Overview page. Subjects: Business and Management.

1. Abbreviation for Audit Bureau of Circulation.

2. Abbreviation for activity-based costing.

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ABC

Overview page. Subjects: Marketing.

A popular sales acronym for Always Be Closing.

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ABC classification

Overview page. Subjects: Business and Management.

A method of ranking items held in inventory enabling particular attention to be given to those that, if incorrectly managed, will be most damaging to the effectiveness or the efficiency of...

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ability to pay

Overview page. Subjects: Human Resource Management — Economics.

Generally a condition of an issuer of long-term debt to meet the principal and interest payments (cf. default). See credit analysis; credit ratings.

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ability to pay

Overview page. Subjects: Business and Management — Economics.

The principle that taxes should be levied on the basis of taxpayers' ability to pay. This normally leads to the view that as income or wealth increases, its marginal utility (its value to...

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ABMTN

Overview page. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services — Accounting.

Abbreviation for asset-backed medium-term note.

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