Author: Mary Akinsande

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What you need to know about a credit bureau

A Credit Bureau is an agency that research, determine and collect credit information from various sources [such as data furnishers, which can be creditors, debtors, debt collection agencies or offices with public records (court records that are available to the public)] about the financial market and then sells them for […]

What do you need to know about Bonds?
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What do you need to know about Bonds?

Bonds, stocks and cash equivalents are the three main genetic asset classes. Bonds are also known as fixed-income securities, a bond is a¬†debt investment¬†in which an investor loans money to an entity either corporate or governmental which borrows the funds for a definite period of time at a fixed interest […]

What really is equity financing
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What really is equity financing

We all know what a share or stock is, equity financing, however, involves selling your shares in an enterprise or a particular organization in order to raise capital. Equity financing is more than sales of common equity such as shares but it goes further into the sales of other equity […]

What is a share certificate?
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What is a share certificate?

A share certificate or Stock certificate is a document issued by a company certifying the date the certificate is issued, and that a certain person is the registered owner of shares in the company. The key information contained in the share certificate is the name and address of the shareholder, […]