Balance sheet

• Summary statement of the firm's financial position at a given point in time.

• A summary of the assets, liabilities and owner equity at a defined moment in time

• A company's financial statement that reports its Assets, Liabilities, and Shareholders' Equity on a given date. Liabilities always equal assets, hence the name balance sheet. It is issued annually and quarterly.

• The balance sheet of the Bank shows assets and liabilities. Assets include cash and equivalents, securities held, and loans. Liabilities include deposits, purchased funds, long-term debt and equity.

• Also called the statement of financial condition, it is a summary of the assets, liabilities, and owners' equity.

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Cash and equivalents
Financial statement
Shareholders' equity
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