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Revenue Recognition

| February 9, 2017

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles: Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) are general guidelines, which instruct firms on how to form their financial statements and how to accurately measure their profit levels. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) forms a conceptual framework that defines the nature and purpose of accounting and provides a theoretical framework regarding the manner […]

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Have the UK banking law regulation reforms introduced after the 1st of April 2013 led to increased and sufficient protection to promote financial stability?

| January 23, 2017

Abstract Banking law regulation has advanced significantly since the global financial crisis was first instigated in 2008. Most notably, on the 1st April 2013 the Financial Services Authority (FSA) was abolished and its functions transferred to two new regulators: the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA).

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Capital Markets and Market Efficiency

| January 14, 2017

Part 1 The Efficient market hypothesis states that all financial markets are efficient in their use of information to determine prices. This means that investors cannot expect to achieve excess profits that are more than the average market profits with similar risk factors, given all available information at the current time of investment, aside from […]

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Financial benefits of corporate social responsibility

| August 17, 2016

Abstract This paper critically examines the role of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in the financial performance of British Airways.  The paper posits that as much as CSR is meant to give back to the community where the company operates; this is seldom the case in today’s business environment. Many companies use CSR as a marketing […]

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Cash payment made on quarterly or semi-annual basic by company to its shareholders.

| November 29, 2012

Introduction A dividend is a distribution of after-tax profit. It is a cash payment made on quarterly or semi-annual basic by company to its shareholders. At the end of the each financial year every company has to decide (dividend decision) how much amount of earning to be retained by the company and how much amount […]

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Financial Risk – Study Notes

Financial Risk – Study Notes

| May 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

General Definition: The risk associated with financing projects where there may not be enough cash flow to meet the financial obligations.

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EU Financial Regulation – Study Notes

EU Financial Regulation – Study Notes

| May 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Council Regulation (EC, Euratom) No 1605/2002 of 25 June 2002 on the Financial Regulation applicable to the general budget of the European Communities

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