INFLATION RISK Definition

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INFLATION RISK is the risk that total return on the investment is less than the rate of inflation. It is one of the major risks in fixed income securities. Also called Purchasing Power Risk.

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BOOKS OF ACCOUNT are the financial records of a business. Usually refers to the lowest level of recorded data, before summaries are made.

FINANCIAL SCHEDULE, contained in an audited annual report, summarizes the audited financial position of the audited entity. Other application of the term is the scheduling of amounts, not necessarily by date, of major financial events by any given category as to projected receipts, payments, costs, etc.

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