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vocabulary 2

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- BONDS: are loans made to large organizations.
- SHARES: are units of ownership in a corporation or financial asset that provide for
an equal distribution in any profits, in form of dividends.
- SHAREHOLDER: any person, company, or other institution that owns at least one
share in a company.
- DIVIDENDS: is a distribution of a portion of a company’s earnings, decided by a
board of directors, to a class of its shareholders.
- STAKEHOLDER: can affect or be affected by the organization's actions,
objectives and policies. Some examples of key stakeholders are creditors,
directors, employees.
who owns the shares of the company is known as a Shareholder. The party, who
is having a stake in the company is known as Stakeholder. Only a company,
which is limited by shares have shareholders.
- STAKE: a share or a financial involvement in something such as a business.
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- BROKER: a person who buys and sells goods and assets for others.
- SECURITIES: financing or investment instruments bought and sold in financial
- PROFIT: money that is earned in trade or business after paying the cost of
production and selling goods and services.
- EARNINGS: obtain in return for labour or services.
- TURNOVER: the amount of money taken by a business in a particular period.
- PRICE-EARNING RATIO: is the ratio for valuing a company that measures its
current shares price relative to its shares earnings.
- STAKEHOLDER: an independent party with whom each of those who make a
wager deposit the money or counters wagered.
- BREAK EVEN: is the point at which total cost and total revenue are equal.
- MIDDLE MAN: a person who buys goods from producers and sells them to
retailers or consumers.
- DISPARITY: inequality.
- OVERHEAD: expense.
- MARK UP: fixed amount or the percentage of the total cost or selling price.
- COST: an amount that has to be paid or spent to buy or obtain something.
- FREIGHT: goods transported in bulk by truck, train, ship or aircraft.
- NICHE: denoting or relating to products, services, or interests that appeal to a
small, specialized section of the population.
- SHIPPING: derived from relationship. When two people enter a relationship.
- WHOLESALER: Person or firm that buys large quantity of goods from various
producers or vendors, warehouses them, and resells to retailers
- FAIR TRADE: is a social movement whose stated goal is to help producers in
developing countries achieve better trading conditions and to promote
sustainable farming
- LIFE-WORK BALANCE: is the term used to describe the balance that an
individual needs between time allocated for work and other aspects of life.
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- WELL-BEING: a good or satisfactory condition of existence; a state
characterized by health, happiness, and prosperity;
- BLUFFING: Saying you have something that you don't
- BOX-TICKING EXERCISE: the process of satisfying bureaucratic administrative
requirements rather than assessing the actual merit of something.
- PROCUREMENT POLICY: is a structured procedure designed to consult the
market for the purchase of these goods and services.
- ADVOCATES: publicly recommend or support.
- GUIDELINES: is a statement by which to determine a course of action
- COMPELLED: force or oblige (someone) to do something.
- PUBLICITY: the giving out of information about a product, person, or company for
advertising or promotional purposes.
- DECEPTION: the act of making someone believe something that is not true