From Open Risk Manual


Account. It is a record of financial transactions for an asset or individual, such as at a financial institution, brokerage, credit card organization, or retail store. In general, it is an arrangement between a buyer and a vendor in which payments are to be made in the future.

An account indicates a business relationship between two entities; one entity is the account owner, the other entity is the account servicer.

Issues and Challenges

Review session notes: A container that contains assets and/or commitments?


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