8.3 Capital Financing Sources

The following table summarizes the various sources of funds for the corporation (and its growth). The various (right-hand side of the Balance Sheet) accounts represent various examples of the respective types of sources of funds. This list is not necessarily complete.


Funds Accounts
Short-Term Internal Funds Accounts Payable
Short-Term External Funds Commercial Paper
Bank Lines of Credit
Short-Term Notes
Long-Term External Funds Long-Term Bank Loans
Long-Term Bonds
Preferred Stock
Common Stock
Long-Term Internal Funds Retained Earnings





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