172 abbreviations
AbbreviationMeaning
DMADirect market access
EAREffective annual rate
EAYEffective Annual Yield
EBITEarnings before interest and taxes
EBITDAEarnings before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization
EDIElectronic Data Interchange
EFTPOSElectronic Funds Transfer at Point of Sale
EOBEnd Of the Bsusiness
EODEnd Of the Day
EPSEarnings per share
EXPExport
FDPFinance Department
FIXFinancial Information Exchange
FLFinancial leverage
FOBFreight On Board
FP&AFinancial Planning & Analysis
FPOFollow on public offer
FXForeign exchange market
GAAPGenerally Accepted Accounting Principles
GAASGenerally Accepted Audit Standards
GLGeneral Ledger
GPGross Profit
GPOGroup purchasing organization
GRNGoods Receipt Note
GSVGross Sales Value
HQHeadquarters
IASInternational Accounting Standards
ICBIndustry Classification Benchmark
ICRMInnovative Customer Relationship Management
IEInterest expense
IFRSInternational Financial Reporting Standard
IMPImport
Inc.Incorporated
IRInterest Rate - typically referring to an IR derivative product
ISMInstitute of Supply Management
IYRIn Year Revenue
JJournal
JISJust in sequence
JITJust in time
KIs used as an abbreviation for 1,000. For example $225K would be understood to mean $225,000, and $3.6K would be understood to mean $3,600. Multiple K's are not commonly used to represent larger numbers. In other words, it would look odd to use $1.2KK to represent $1,200,000.
KPI"Key Performance Indicators" refers to a type of performance measurement. An organization may use KPIs to evaluate its success, or to evaluate the success of a particular activity in which it is engaged.
KYC"Know Your Customer" refers to due diligence activities that financial institutions and other regulated companies must perform to ascertain relevant information.
LBOLeveraged Buyout
LCLetter of credit
Ltd.Limited Company
mfg.Manufacturing
MOQMinimum Order Quantity
MPCmarginal propensity to consume
MROMaintenance, Repair, and Operations
MSODMonthly Statement of Select Operational Data