GILT Definition

Bookmark and Share

GILT is a bond issued by the UK government. Gilts are equivalent to a U.S. Treasury security.

Learn new Accounting Terms

DISTRIBUTION TO OWNERS is payment of earnings to owners of a business organization in the form of a dividend. A dividend is a distribution to a corporations stockholders usually in cash; sometimes in the corporations stock and much less frequently in property (usually other securities).

REVERSE TAKEOVER can occur in different forms: 1. a smaller corporate entity takes over a larger one.; 2. a private company purchases a public one; or, 3. a method of listing a private company while bypassing most securities regulations, whereby which a shell public company buys out a functioning private company whose management then controls the public company.

Suggest a Term

Enter Search Term

Enter a term, then click the entry you would like to view.