List of business and finance abbreviations

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This is a list of business and finance abbreviations.

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H

  • HRHuman Resources
  • HQ – Headquarters
  • HRD – Human Resource Development

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J

  • J – Journal
  • JIT - Just in time
  • JIS - Just in sequence

K

  • K – Is used as an abbreviation for 1,000. For example, $225K would be understood to mean $225,000, and $3.6K would be understood to mean $3,600. Multiple K's are not commonly used to represent larger numbers. In other words, it would look odd to use $1.2KK to represent $1,200,000.
  • KPI – "Key Performance Indicators" refers to a type of performance measurement. An organization may use KPIs to evaluate its success, or to evaluate the success of a particular activity in which it is engaged.
  • KYC – "Know Your Customer" refers to due diligence activities that financial institutions and other regulated companies must perform to ascertain relevant information.

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U

  • USP – Unique Selling Proposition

V

  • VAD – Value-Added Distributor
  • VAT – Value-Added Tax
  • VAR – Value-Added Reseller
  • VCVenture Capital

W

  • WHT - Withholding Tax
  • WTO -World Trade Organization

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