• A detailed schedule of financial activity, such as an advertising budget, a sales budget, or a capital budget.
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| ||Capital rationing: Placing one or more limits on the amount of new investment undertaken by a firm, either by using a higher cost of capital, or by setting a maximum on parts of, and/or the entirety of, the capital Budget.The financial situation in which a firm has only a fixed number of dollars for allocation among competing capital expenditures.|
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Cash budget cash forecast
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