capital account

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capital account

n. the record which lists all basic assets of a business, not including inventory or the alleged value of good will.

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For one, Greece experienced a chronic and consistent capital account deficit for most of the last decade.
While the country is facing a yawning capital account deficit making FDI critical for the economy's revival, there is also the problem of high fiscal deficit.
Another reason economists cite for the yuan's atypically bearish 2012 also includes capital outflows, evidenced by China in the second quarter recording its first capital account deficit since 1998.