Business / Finance / Cost: A financial organization that performs services (acts as an intermediary) in a market for another organization that does not have access to that market.

Other Words for Cost

Cost Verb Synonyms: price, outlay, payment, charge, expense, expenditure, rate, tariff
Cost Noun Synonyms: sell for, get, fetch, bring in, set (someone) back

Full-Cost Water

Business / Agriculture / Full-Cost Water: An annual rate for water delivered from Bureau of Reclamation facilities, which includes project construction costs attributed to irrigation, as well as outstanding deficits on operation and maintenan MORE

Cost-Benefit Analysis

Business / Agriculture / Cost-Benefit Analysis: A quantitative and sometimes qualitative evaluation of the costs which would be incurred by some action (such as building a dam, or implementing an environmental regulation) versus the overall benefit MORE

Employment Cost Index

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Employment Cost Index: Conducted annually as part of the Department of Labor’s National Compensation Survey program, the Employment Cost Index measures the relative changes in wages, benefits and bonuses for a specific gr MORE

Cost Of Lease Financing

Business / Finance / Cost Of Lease Financing: Another term for cost of sales. MORE

Carrying Costs

Business / Finance / Carrying Costs: The fee a broker charges for carrying securities on credit, such as on a margin account. MORE

Average Cost Of Capital

Business / Finance / Average Cost Of Capital: A firm's required payout to bondholders and stockholders expressed as a percentage of capital contributed to the firm. Average cost of capital is computed by dividing the total required cost of capita MORE