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Financial terms starting with "R"

1. recurrent

2. restructuring charge

3. Refinery Gas (not Liquefied)

4. Range Management

5. Resident UN

6. radius gauge

7. related claims provisions

8. refurbish

9. Rate sheets

10. rehearing

11. Recourse

12. rubber tile

13. Refi Bubble

14. residential listing

15. Robust Standard Errors

16. return date

17. Risk-adjusted profitability

18. reformation

19. reverse-annuity mortgage

20. rainmaker

21. ready, willing and able buyer

22. Refund

23. right of entry

24. Repos

25. Representative Product

26. rough draft

27. Research And Development SNA

28. redlining

29. Risk-free Bond

30. Relative PE

31. risk identification

32. Roth V. United States (1957)

33. Right to Know

34. robbery

35. Release Calendar

36. ROU

37. real estate investment group

38. retail note

39. Release clause

40. Return On Capital Employed

41. research and development

42. ringgit

43. reserve maintenance period

44. rising prices

45. Real

46. Regulated Market

47. right to strike

48. Reinvestment risk

49. rig

50. Romalpa clause

51. return bend

52. Rule 13d

53. registered options principal

54. rollover rate

55. Remaindermen

56. reserve bank

57. reasonable repairs

58. recommended retail price

59. Reliance

60. residence

61. reinforcing

62. Return On Total Capital

63. rehab

64. Residual Qualifying

65. recoverable amount

66. Research portable

67. Reserve account

68. ridging

69. Response Bias

70. R-U Map

71. Repudiation Of Debt

72. Re-entrants To A Level Of Education

73. rating trigger

74. return if unchanged

75. reconversion

76. remediation

77. rowlock

78. reinforced masonry

79. rich lime

80. reinforcing bar

81. reversionary factor

82. ridge board

83. Redemption cushion

84. Represent

85. risk and return

86. referee

87. risk reversal

88. return of remuneration exclusion

89. Regulation M

90. Revenue Anticipation Note (RAN)

91. ratio

92. Review

93. random shingle

94. riskless principal

95. Recidivist

96. redundant staff

97. Recession

98. radius of operations

99. reverse split

100. Renewal Notice

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Sarbanes-Oxley Act Of 2002

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Named after its main Congressional sponsors, Senator Paul Sarbanes and representative Michael Oxley, the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 introduced new financial practices and reporting requirements, including executive certification of financial reports, plus more stringent corporate governance procedures for publicly traded US companies and added protections for whistleblowers. Also known as the Corporate and Auditing accountability, Responsibility, and Transparency Act, or more colloquially as SarbOx or SOX, the law was passed in response to several high-profile corporate scandals involving accounting fraud and corruption in major Us corporations.The law also created the public company accounting oversight board (PCAOB), a private-sector, nonprofit corporation that regulates and oversees public accounting firms.The law has seen its share of controversy, with opponents arguing that the expense and effort involved in complying with the law reduce shareholder value, and proponents arguing that increased corporate responsibility and transparency far outweigh the costs of compliance.

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