Business / Accounting / Receipt: A term typically used to describe confirmation of a payment - if you buy some petrol you will normally ask for a receipt to prove that the money was spent legitimately.

Other Words for Receipt

Receipt Verb Synonyms: sales receipt, register receipt, sales slip, ticket, stub, counterfoil, proof of purchase, voucher

Global Depositary Receipt (GDR)

Business / Taxes / Global Depositary Receipt (GDR): To raise money in more than one market, some corporations use global depositary receipts (GDRs) to sell their stock on markets in countries other than the one where they have their headquarters. The G MORE

International Depository Receipt (IDR)

Business / Finance / International Depository Receipt (IDR): A receipt issued by a bank as evidence of ownership of one or more shares of the underlying stock of a foreign corporation that the bank holds in trust. The advantage of the IDR structure is that the MORE

American Depositary Receipt (ADR)

Business / Taxes / American Depositary Receipt (ADR): Shares of hundreds of major overseas-based companies, including names such as British Petroleum, Sony, and Toyota, are traded as ADRs on US stock markets in US dollars. ADRs are actually receipts issu MORE

Warehouse Receipt

Business / Agriculture / Warehouse Receipt: A document certifying possession of a commodity in a licensed warehouse. Some warehouse receipts are recognized for delivery purposes by a commodity futures exchange. MORE

American Depository Receipt Fees

Business / Finance / American Depository Receipt Fees: Fees associated with the creating or releasing of ADRs from ordinary shares, charged by the commercial banks with correspondent banks in the international sites. MORE

American Depository Receipt Ratio

Business / Finance / American Depository Receipt Ratio: The number of ordinary shares into which an ADR can be converted. MORE