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What is the gearing ratio?

Learn why the gearing ratio metric matters to investors

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What is forensic accounting?

Forensic accounting helps sniff out financial crime

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What is a fixed interest rate?

Find out how a fixed interest rate can help make your outgoings more predictable

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What is a zero balance account?

Believe it or not, there are advantages to having zero balance

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How to develop an effective go-to-market strategy

Make sure your new launch is a success with a go-to-market strategy

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What is a suspense account?

A suspense account is essential for holding unknown amounts

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A guide to sinking funds

What are sinking funds? Find out everything you need to know, right here

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What is management accounting?

Management accounting is something every business needs

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Double-entry bookkeeping explained

Learn how to take your finances seriously with double-entry bookkeeping

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Deferred tax explained

Tax payments made late or too early count as deferred tax on the balance sheet.

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What is customer segmentation analysis?

Focus your resources by performing a customer segmentation analysis.

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What is an internal audit?

An internal audit could keep your business on track. Here’s how

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What is technical debt?

Learn more about the pros and cons of technical debt

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What is reserve accounting?

Reserves are profits that have been set aside for a specific purpose

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What is operating leverage?

Operating leverage reveals what percentage of your total costs are fixed

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A guide to consolidated financial statements

See our consolidated financial statement definition

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How can aging of accounts receivable help your business?

Aging reports for accounts receivable can help improve your financial health

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What is mezzanine financing?

Learn about mezzanine financing, a hybrid loan option for small businesses

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What is a debenture?

Learn about debentures and how they can help businesses secure extra funding

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What is business consolidation?

Business consolidation can help cut costs and improve operational efficiency

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What is forward rate?

Learn more about the forward rate equation with our simple guide

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A complete guide to interim reports

Interim reports are financial statements for periods of less than one year.

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What’s in a name? | Black History Month at GoCardless

London-born, Nigerian-raised. Babagbemi Joseph shares the story of his name.

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