TRADING SECURITIES Definition

Bookmark and Share

TRADING SECURITIES is investment in securities with the intention of selling them in the short term for a profit. These are reported at market value. Unrealized gains or losses on these investments appear in the Net Income for the period.

Learn new Accounting Terms

YANKEE CD is a Certificate of Deposit issued in the United States through the branch of a foreign bank, but denomi­nated in U.S. dollars.

CASH BUDGET tracks a business's anticipated cash receipts and disbursements. This is a very detailed and important schedule that draws on information in the Operating Budget.

Suggest a Term

Enter Search Term

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