Investor Glossary-account statementInvestor Glossary-account statementInvestor Glossary-account statementInvestor Glossary-account statementInsightful stock market charts - Click here
investor
Categories    # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Account Statement

The HTML to link to this page
 

An account statement is a document that provides information about a specified account for a given period of time. An account statement may be issued by a bank, a mutual fund, a brokerage firm, or any other financial institution. A bank account statement, for instance, reflects a record of transactions, which includes all the debits and credits made during a specified period. In addition a bank account statement also indicates how those fund transfers affect the account balance. An account statement presented by a brokerage firm on the other hand will feature other information. A brokerage account statement tracks purchases and sales of securities, open orders, long and short positions, and other account data. Account statement information is typically provided on a timely basis via conventional and/or electronic mail.



Rate this account statement definition...

Learn about investing with the Investor Glossary Term of the Day


Click here for insightful stock market charts. Where is the market headed? The answer may surprise you. Find out
with the exclusive & Barron's recommended charts of Chart of the Day.


Popular Terms: FICO score, Key Rate Duration, implied volatility, 144a, required rate of return, class C shares, open position, Zero Cost Collar, ex-dividend date, retained earnings, LIBOR, stock split, EBITDA, ex-dividend, limit order, balance sheet, FTSE, deferred tax, liquidity ratio, 1031 exchange, per diem, deferred revenue, reverse mortgage, cancelled check, stock market close, margin rate, current ratio, diluted share, dividends payable, real GDP, in escrow, risk management, APR, irrevocable trust, command economy, quality assurance, wholly-owned subsidiary, 1035 exchange, option premium, VIX, covered put, labor relations, average price per share, inflation, phantom income, minority interest, 401a, debt service coverage, annual return


Accounting | Banking | Bonds | Brokers | Economy | Futures | Mutual Funds | Options | Real Estate | Retirement | Stocks | Taxes | Technical Analysis
Investor Glossary | Term of the Day | Suggest a Term | Chart of the Day | Dogs of the Dow
©2004-2016 Investor Glossary - All rights reserved - Terms of Use