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Balance Reporting

What is 'Balance Reporting'

A report by a bank to a customer, normally a company or organization, informing the customer of the balances in their accounts. These real-time reports are key to the customer's cash-management program, especially for companies with far-flung operations and banking relationships in many countries.

Explaining 'Balance Reporting'

Balance reporting used to be done on a daily basis, but now companies can often access their current account information at any time. Customers can also now export the data for queries in other applications.


Further Reading


On the balance sheet-based model of financial reporting
meridian.allenpress.com [PDF]
… income statement and the balance sheet approach to accounting are the two major alternatives for a financial report- ing model … the cart before the horse if firm operations follow an income statement logic, while the financial reporting process follows a balance sheet logic …

Firms' off‐balance sheet and hybrid debt financing: Evidence from their book‐tax reporting differencesFirms' off‐balance sheet and hybrid debt financing: Evidence from their book‐tax reporting differences
onlinelibrary.wiley.com [PDF]
… income statement and the balance sheet approach to accounting are the two major alternatives for a financial report- ing model … the cart before the horse if firm operations follow an income statement logic, while the financial reporting process follows a balance sheet logic …

Household financial management: The connection between knowledge and behaviorHousehold financial management: The connection between knowledge and behavior
heinonline.org [PDF]
… income statement and the balance sheet approach to accounting are the two major alternatives for a financial report- ing model … the cart before the horse if firm operations follow an income statement logic, while the financial reporting process follows a balance sheet logic …

Balance-of-Payments Crises in the Developing World: Balancing Trade, Finance and Development in the New Economic OrderBalance-of-Payments Crises in the Developing World: Balancing Trade, Finance and Development in the New Economic Order
heinonline.org [PDF]
… income statement and the balance sheet approach to accounting are the two major alternatives for a financial report- ing model … the cart before the horse if firm operations follow an income statement logic, while the financial reporting process follows a balance sheet logic …

Fundamental issues related to using fair value accounting for financial reportingFundamental issues related to using fair value accounting for financial reporting
search.proquest.com [PDF]
… income statement and the balance sheet approach to accounting are the two major alternatives for a financial report- ing model … the cart before the horse if firm operations follow an income statement logic, while the financial reporting process follows a balance sheet logic …

The impact of inside ownership concentration on the trade-off between financial and tax reportingThe impact of inside ownership concentration on the trade-off between financial and tax reporting
www.jstor.org [PDF]
… income statement and the balance sheet approach to accounting are the two major alternatives for a financial report- ing model … the cart before the horse if firm operations follow an income statement logic, while the financial reporting process follows a balance sheet logic …

Why governments should produce balance sheetsWhy governments should produce balance sheets
onlinelibrary.wiley.com [PDF]
… income statement and the balance sheet approach to accounting are the two major alternatives for a financial report- ing model … the cart before the horse if firm operations follow an income statement logic, while the financial reporting process follows a balance sheet logic …

Effects of adoption of international financial reporting standards in Belgium: the evidence from BEL-20 companiesEffects of adoption of international financial reporting standards in Belgium: the evidence from BEL-20 companies
www.tandfonline.com [PDF]
… income statement and the balance sheet approach to accounting are the two major alternatives for a financial report- ing model … the cart before the horse if firm operations follow an income statement logic, while the financial reporting process follows a balance sheet logic …



Q&A About Balance Reporting


How often was balance reporting done?

Balance reporting used to be done on a daily basis.

What is balance reporting?

Balance reporting is a report by a bank to a customer informing the customer of the balances in their accounts.

What can companies do with this data?

Companies can export the data for queries in other applications.

How does a tariff benefit a country's economy?

A tariff allows for more revenue coming into a country, which can then be used to help grow its economy.

Can companies access their current account information at any time?

Yes, they can now access their current account information at any time.

Is there anything else you would like to add about balance reporting?

No, that's all I have to say about it.

What are two components that make up the balance of payments?

The current account and capital account.

Why did mercantilism become popular in Europe?

Mercantilism became popular because it allowed rulers to harness their countries' economic output.