Accounting articles

Indentured Servants

Indentured ServantsBond IndentureConvertible debentures, which are convertible bonds or bonds that can be converted into equity shares of the issuing company after a predetermined period of time. "Convertibility" is a feature that corporations may ad... Read more

The Top 5 High Yield Bond Funds for 2020

The Top 5 High Yield Bond Funds for 2020The bond market is efficient and matches the current price of the bond to reflect whether current interest rates are higher or lower than the bond's coupon rate. It's important for investors to know why a bond... Read more

ionic bond

ionic bondThis molecular orbital theory represented a covalent bond as an orbital formed by combining the quantum mechanical Schrödinger atomic orbitals which had been hypothesized for electrons in single atoms. A chemical bond is a lasting attractio... Read more

Coupon Rate Formula

Coupon Rate FormulaYield to Maturity – YTM vs. Spot Rate: What's the Difference?In the United States, the prevailing interest rate refers to the Federal Funds Rate that is fixed by the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC). The Fed charges this rate w... Read more

When Would a Bond Be Called?

When Would a Bond Be Called?How To Evaluate Bond PerformanceCallable bonds are more risky for investors than non-callable bonds because an investor whose bond has been called is often faced with reinvesting the money at a lower, less attractive rate.... Read more

Bill of materials

Bill of materialsFor a given product and configuration, some companies use separate systems to structure BOMs for Engineering and Manufacturing purposes. These Engineering Bills of Materials (EBOMs) and Manufacturing BIlls of Materials (MBOMs) can be... Read more

Synonyms and Antonyms for biweekly

Synonyms and Antonyms for biweeklySome employers pay hourly semimonthly employees current (for 86.67 hours) and estimate overtime then they make adjustments on the next pay period. Payroll processing for biweekly salaried employees differs from proce... Read more


BOMThe Production BOM lists parent items which are finished products and the child items are components which complement the parent item. During the production process you can turn components into finished products. For many companies, the production... Read more