account

(redirected from accountancy)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

account

1. 
a. a regular client or customer, esp a firm that purchases commodities on credit
b. an area of business assigned to another
2. on account
a. on credit
b. as partial payment
3. settle or square accounts with to pay or receive a balance due

account

An established relationship for some purpose such as identifying a user on a computer or making financial transactions. See user account, guest account and account number.
References in periodicals archive ?
Table 16: France accountancy market value forecast: $ billion, 2012-17 55
The partnership with Solutions means we can achieve that whilst ensuring that our management accountancy clients maintain the continuity of service they expect.
Red Recruitment's accountancy division, which Ms Hughes heads, offers both clients and candidates a wealth of accountancy recruitment experience providing permanent, contract, and temporary recruitment solutions throughout South Wales and the South West.
As a company, we continue to believe that our partnership with Invu provides the best document management solutions for the UK Accountancy Sector.
The bench observed that the ICAP directive also acted as an entry barrier for the ancillary market of accountancy services that is crucial to the business environment and the economy as a whole.
Owner of The Accountancy Partnership, Lee Murphy, spoke of the news saying: “We are very much looking forward to appointing the two latest members of our team here at The Accountancy Partnership and feel that the increased productivity, as a result, will benefit our clients considerably.
Enquiries have continued as it becomes clear that there is a shortage of skilled accountancy people to fill the current job vacancies.
Summary: Economy Minister addresses 5th Forum of GCC Accountancy and Auditing Companies.
DAFYDD Wigley will mark the launch of new company Growth Accountancy Ltd, linked to BIC Innovation, at a free seminar tomorrow.
International Qualifications Appraisal Board (IQAB), a joint body of the AICPA and the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy, signed a five-year Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA) with the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants.
A NEW online service providing information on careers in financial services and accountancy went live in South Wales yesterday.
The latest disciplinary actions taken by the Accountancy Board of Ohio (ABO) at the April 17 and May 29 meetings are now available on the Accountancy Board of Ohio's Web site at www.

Full browser ?