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PREFERENCE SHARE Definition
PREFERENCE SHARE see PREFERRED STOCK.
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REVENUE CYCLE is the sections of a company that fills customer orders, accounts for
receivables, and collects those receivables.
SARBANES-OXLEY ACT (SOX) contains sweeping reforms for issuers of publicly traded securities, auditors, corporate board members, and lawyers. It adopts tough new provisions intended to deter and punish corporate and accounting fraud and corruption, threatening severe penalties for wrongdoers, and protecting the interests of workers and shareholders. The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, was signed into law by US President George W. Bush and became effective on July 30, 2002.