Capital Account

What is a Current Account?

January 9, 2018

Current Account is an important indicator of the economic health of a nation. It keeps a record of the transactions of the nation with the rest of the world i.e. the net of trade in goods and services, net transfer payments and also net earnings on cross-border...

What is the meaning of budgetary deficit?

December 28, 2017

Budgetary deficit is an important indicator of the financial health of the country. The sum of deficits of revenue account and the capital account comprise the budgetary deficit. Revenue account deficit is equal to the excess of revenue expenses to revenue receipts. Likewise, the excess of capital...

What is Capital Account?

December 18, 2017

Capital Account states the roundup of capital expenditure and income of a nation and is a vital part of the balance of payments of a nation. It is usually tracked by various investments and loans coming and going out of the economy. It is made up of...

What is Balance of Payments?

November 30, 2017

The Balance of Payments is defined as the synopsis of the transactions of the national economy with the rest of the world. The term covers all the transactions which are done between the residents and non-residents of the country encompassing the goods, services and income. It also...