Terms Beginning With 'A'

A-B Trust A-Shares AAA AARP Abenomics Ability-to-Pay Taxation Abnormal Return Absolute Advantage Absolute Return Absorption Costing Absorption Rate Accelerated Depreciation Acceleration Clause Acceptable Quality Level (AQL) Accepting Risk Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance (AD&D) Accidental Death Benefits Account Balance Account in Trust Account Number Account Statement Accountability Accountant Accountant Responsibility Accounting Accounting Conservatism Accounting Cycle Accounting Equation Accounting Information System (AIS) Accounting Method Accounting Policies Accounting Principles Accounting Profit Accounting Rate of Return (ARR) Accounting Ratio Accounting Standard Accounting Theory Accounts Payable (AP) Accounts Payable Turnover Ratio Accounts Receivable (AR) Accounts Receivable Aging Accounts Receivable Financing Accredited Asset Management Specialist (AAMS) Accredited In Business Valuation (ABV) Accredited Investor Accretion Accretion of Discount Accretive Accrual Accounting Accruals Accrue: Definition, How It Works, and 2 Main Types of Accruals Accrued Expense Accrued Income Accrued Interest Accrued Liability Accrued Revenue Accumulated Depreciation Accumulated Other Comprehensive Income Accumulation Phase Accumulation/Distribution Indicator (A/D) Acid-Test Ratio Acquisition Acquisition Accounting Acquisition Cost Acquisition Premium Active Management Activist Investor Activities of Daily Living (ADL) Activity-Based Budgeting (ABB) Activity-Based Costing (ABC) Activity-Based Management (ABM) Activity Cost Driver Activity Ratios Actual Deferral & Actual Contribution Percentage Test (ADP/ACP) Actuarial Gain Or Loss Actuarial Life Table Actuarial Science Ad Valorem Tax Add-On Interest Additional Child Tax Credit Additional Paid-In Capital Addition Rule for Probabilities Adhesion Contract Adjudication Adjustable Life Insurance Adjustable-Rate Mortgage (ARM) Adjusted Closing Price Adjusted EBITDA Adjusted Funds From Operations (AFFO) Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) Adjusted Present Value (APV) Adjusting Journal Entry Administrative Expenses Administrative Services Only (ASO) Advance/Decline Line (A/D) Advance Payment Advanced Internal Rating-Based (AIRB) Adverse Possession Adverse Selection Advertising Budget Affiliate Affiliate Marketing Affiliated Companies Affirmative Action Affordable Care Act After-Tax Real Rate of Return After-Hours Trading After-Tax Contribution After-Tax Income Agency Bond Agency by Necessity Agency Costs Agency Problem Agency Theory Agent Aggregate Demand Aggregate Stop-Loss Insurance Aggregate Supply Aggregation Aggressive Investment Strategy Agribusiness Air Waybill (AWB) Aktiengesellschaft (AG) Alan Greenspan Aleatory Contract Algorithmic Trading All Risks Allocated Loss Adjustment Expenses (ALAE) Allocational Efficiency Allotment Definition, Reasons for Raising Shares, IPOs Allowance for Bad Debt Allowance for Credit Losses Allowance for Doubtful Accounts Alpha Alphabet Stock Altcoin Alternative Depreciation System (ADS) Alternative Investment Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT) Alternative Trading System (ATS) Altman Z-Score Always Be Closing (ABC) Amalgamation Amended Return American Depositary Receipt (ADR) American Depositary Share (ADS) American Dream American Express Card American Opportunity Tax Credit (AOTC) American Option American Stock Exchange (AMEX): Definition, History, Current Name Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Amortizable Bond Premium Amortization of Intangibles Amortization Schedule What Is an Amortization Schedule? 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How They Work, and Example Amortized Loan Amsterdam Stock Exchange (AEX) Analysis of Variance (ANOVA) Android Operating System Anchoring Anchoring and Adjustment Angel Investor Definition and How It Works Animal Spirits Annual Equivalent Rate (AER) Annual General Meeting (AGM) Annual Percentage Rate (APR) Annual Percentage Yield (APY) Annual Report Annual Return Annual Turnover Annualize Annualized Income Annualized Income Installment Method Annualized Rate of Return Annualized Total Return Annuitant Annuitization Annuity Annuity Due Annuity Table Anomaly Anti-Dilution Provision Anti-Dumping Duty Anti Money Laundering (AML) Anticipatory Breach Antitrust Appellate Courts Applicable Federal Rate (AFR) Application Programming Interface (API) Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) Applied Economics Appraisal Appraisal Costs Appraisal Management Company (AMC) Appreciation Appropriation Appropriation Account Aptitude Test Arab League Arbitrage Arbitrage Pricing Theory (APT) Arbitrageur Arbitration Arc Elasticity Arithmetic Mean Arm's Length Transaction Arms Index (TRIN) Aroon Indicator Aroon Oscillator Arrow's Impossibility Theorem Article 50 Articles of Association Articles of Incorporation Artificial Intelligence Ascending Channel Ascending Triangle Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Asian Development Bank Asian Financial Crisis Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) Ask Assemble to Order (ATO) Assessed Value Asset Asset Allocation Asset-Backed Commercial Paper (ABCP) Asset-Backed Security (ABS) Asset-Based Approach Asset-Based Lending Asset Class Asset Coverage Ratio Asset Financing Asset-Liability Committee (ALCO) Asset/Liability Management Asset Management Asset Management Company (AMC) Asset Protection Asset Retirement Obligation Asset Swap Asset Swapped Convertible Option Transaction (ASCOT) Asset Turnover Ratio Asset Valuation Assets Under Management (AUM) Assignment Assortment Strategies Assumable Mortgage Assurance Assurance Services Asymmetric Information At Par Atomic Swaps At The Money Attorney-in-Fact Attribution Analysis Attrition Auction Market Audit Audit Committee Audit Risk Auditor Auditor's Opinion Auditor's Report Augmented Product Austerity Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) Autarky Authorized Stock Autocorrelation Automated Clearing House (ACH) Automated Customer Account Transfer Service (ACATS) Automated Teller Machine (ATM) Automatic Bill Payment Automatic Premium Loan Automatic Stabilizer Autonomous Consumption Autonomous Expenditure Autoregressive Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average (ARIMA) Available Balance Available-for-Sale Security Average Age Of Inventory Average Annual Growth Rate (AAGR) Average Annual Return (AAR) Average Inventory Average Collection Period Average Cost Basis Average Cost Method Average Daily Balance Method Average Daily Rate (ADR) Average Daily Trading Volume (ADTV) Average Directional Index (ADX) Average Life Average Outstanding Balance Average Propensity to Consume Average Return Average Selling Price (ASP) Average True Range (ATR) Axe