Small Business

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  1. Chapter 12

    A U.S. bankruptcy proceeding specifically for family farms or fisheries that gives the farm or fishery owner the ability ...
  2. Chapter 9

    A bankruptcy proceeding that provides financially distressed municipalities with protection from creditors by creating a ...
  3. Shakeup

    A series of events and processes that a company's management team facilitates in order to change and/or reorganize itself ...
  4. Impact Fee

    A fee imposed on property developers by municipalities for the new infrastructure that must be built or increased due to ...
  5. Debt Fatigue

    When a debtor stops making payments on his or her debts and starts spending again after being overwhelmed by the amount of ...
  6. Chapter 15

    A chapter under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, added to foster a cooperative environment in international insolvencies. Chapter ...
  7. Foam The Runway

    A term indicating the last-minute infusion of cash into a company about to go bankrupt. Airports foam runways prior to an ...
  8. Employment Situation Report

    A monthly report compiling a set of surveys in an attempt to monitor the labor market. The Employment Situation Report, released ...
  9. Wage Assignment

    The procedure of taking money directly from an employee's compensation under the authority of a court order, in order to ...
  10. Self-Employed Person

    An independent contractor or sole proprietor who reports income earned from self-employment. Self-employed persons control ...
  11. Statutory Employee

    A class of employee that is permitted to deduct work-related expenses on Schedule C instead of Schedule A. Statutory employees ...
  12. American National Standards Institute - ANSI

    An organization that oversees the creation and dissemination of norms and standards in almost every U.S. business sector. ...
  13. Additional Collateral

    Additional assets put up as collateral by a borrower against debt obligations. Additional collateral is used to lessen the ...
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Hot Definitions
  1. Initial Public Offering - IPO

    The first sale of stock by a private company to the public. IPOs are often issued by companies seeking the capital to expand ...
  2. Cost of Goods Sold - COGS

    Cost of goods sold (COGS) is the direct costs attributable to the production of the goods sold in a company.
  3. Profit and Loss Statement (P&L)

    A financial statement that summarizes the revenues, costs and expenses incurred during a specified period of time, usually ...
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    Monte Carlo simulations are used to model the probability of different outcomes in a process that cannot easily be predicted ...
  5. Price Elasticity of Demand

    Price elasticity of demand is a measure of the change in the quantity demanded or purchased of a product in relation to its ...
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    The Sharpe ratio is the average return earned in excess of the risk-free rate per unit of volatility or total risk.
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