Margin accountAn account with a broker where a client is able to purchase securities on credit after margin has been deposited.
Joint accountJoint account
Typically a bank or brokerage account in the names of two (or more) people. Arrangements can be made such that either individual or all signatures are required when drawing checks/cheques.
Account reconciliationAccount reconciliation
The reviewing and adjusting of the balance in a personal checkbook to match your bank statement.
Replacement cost accountingReplacement cost accounting
An accounting method that includes as part of depreciation the difference between the original purchase price of an asset and the current ../../finance-glossary/ment cost.
Individual Savings AccountIndividual Savings Account
Tax-free savings plans that allow the individual to invest in cash, stocks or shares or insurance.
Current accountCurrent account
A bank account which offers a number of facilities including cheque book for debt settlement, deposits, direct debits and where applicable, overdrafts. This type of account is normally used for ongoing transactions (for example monthly direct debits and writing of cheques etc.) as opposed to a deposit account.A balance of payments account listing transactions other than capital movement.An account listing transactions between trading companies.
Further SuggestionsCapital Builder Account (CBA)
Historical Cost Accounting Convention
Margin account (stocks)
Capital account surplus
lifelong individual savings account
Special bond account
Statement of Financial Accounting Standards No 8
Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB)
Special arbitrage account
current cost accounting
statement of account
Capital account balance
Current account balance