Business / Finance / Financial Ratio: A risk structure that spreads investor's risks across low-, medium-, and high-risk vehicles. The bulk of the assets are in safe, low-risk investments that provide a predictable return (base of the pyramid). At the top of the pyramid are a few high-risk ventures that have a modest chance of success.
Ratio Adverb Synonyms: proportion, relationship, correlation, correspondence
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Business / Finance / Notes To The Financial Statements: A detailed set of notes immediately following the financial statements in an annual report that explain and expand on the information in the financial statements. MORE
Business / Accounting / Notes To Financial Statements: Explanatory information considered an integral part of the financial statements. MORE