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Deferred Revenue arises when the contract between you and your customer requires the customer to pay in advance of your delivering your products or services. i.e. you've been paid, now you owe the customer the work! Accrued Expenses represent expenses for which you will be reimbursed in the future. i.e. you are or will be owed money.


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In the late middle ages when Accounting was invented in Italy (approx mid 1300s), they did not have the modern notation for negative numbers (which was introduced about 1481). They represented positive quantities by entering them on the left side of a T account (a process called a debit) and negative by entering them (without a negative sign, which I repeat ...


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In general any OTC trade (in your case total return swap) between two parties (i.e. buyer - Party A and dealer - Party B) shall and would be driven off a legal document which sets out transaction details. In most of the cases such legal document would be ISDA Master agreement and it's annexes (if any). There should be a notion/definition of a "Calculation ...


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A TRS is very rarely between Hedge fund 1 and Hedge fund 2 (how would they find each other?). Much more likely that it is between Hedge Fund 1 and a Dealer. In the latter case, one of the counterparties must act as Calculation Agent, and it is almost always the Dealer. The Calculation Agent has the responsibility of marking to market the asset, for the ...


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Your accounting identity: " issued shares = outstanding shares + treasury shares" is correct, however you are forgetting that treasury shares are registered with a negative sign on balance sheet. So that's why issued shares are lower than outstanding shares.


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Apart from the answer above, which gives you the historic context, the usual way accountants think about it: The fundamental accounting equation is: Assets = Liabilities + Equity Or equivalently Assets = Liabilities + Retained Earnings + Net Income Assets = Liabilities + RE + Income/Sales/Revenue – Expenses You increase LHS with debits and RHS with ...


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Don't look at the structure as consisting of 3 parts (i.e. a forward plus a cap plus a floor) look at it as 2 options one bought with the Floor as Strike1 and one sold with the Cap as Strike2. That way the time value changes of bought and sold option should offset - which by the way they will already do right now even wit the forward since that does not have ...


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You can pull Financial Statement (Income Statement, Balance Sheet, and Statement of Cash Flows) data from Google Finance with the getFinancials function in the quantmod R package. > library(quantmod) > getFinancials('IBM') > head(viewFin(IBM.f, type = 'IS')) Annual Income Statement for IBM 2014-12-31 ...



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