the devising of a program for the allocation and management of finances and capital through budgeting, investment, etc.
the business of devising such programs.
[fi-nan-shuh l, fahy-] /fɪˈnæn ʃəl, faɪ-/ adjective 1. pertaining to monetary receipts and expenditures; pertaining or relating to money matters; pecuniary: financial operations. 2. of or relating to those commonly engaged in dealing with money and credit. noun 3. financials, financial information or data about a company, as balance sheets and price-earnings ratio. /fɪˈnænʃəl; faɪ-/ […]
- Financial services authority
noun 1. (in the United Kingdom) a regulatory body that oversees London’s financial markets, each of which has its own self-regulatory organization: it succeeded the Securities and Investments Board FSA
- Financial year
noun (Brit) 1. any annual period at the end of which a firm’s accounts are made up 2. the annual period ending April 5, over which Budget estimates are made by the British Government and which functions as the income-tax year
[fin-uh n-seer, fahy-nuh n-; British fi-nan-see-er] /ˌfɪn ənˈsɪər, ˌfaɪ nən-; British fɪˈnæn si ər/ noun 1. a person skilled or engaged in managing large operations, whether public or corporate. verb (used with object) 2. to . verb (used without object) 3. to act as a financier. /fɪˈnænsɪə; faɪ-/ noun 1. a person who is engaged […]