Mark-To-Market: Back To School

downloadGoing on with our “Back To School” series today, we are with a ┬ánew addition of MTM (MARK-TO-MARKET) to it.

Well, MTM (Mark-To-Market) or “Fair Value Accounting” refers to accounting for the “fair value” of an asset or liability based on the current market price. Mark to market aims to provide a realistic appraisal of an institution’s or company’s current financial situation. MTM is an accounting act of recording the price or value of a security, portfolio or account to reflect its current market value rather than its book value.

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