general ledger

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Noun1.general ledger - the ledger that contains all of the financial accounts of a business; contains offsetting debit and credit accounts (including control accounts)
account book, book of account, ledger, leger, book - a record in which commercial accounts are recorded; "they got a subpoena to examine our books"
control account - an account that shows totals of amounts entered in a subsidiary ledger
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Members can now use the technology to inquire about their balances and account histories, in addition to making loan rate inquiries, finding a branch or ATM or auto-connecting to the credit union's information line.
Members of the Oak Ridge, Tennessee-based credit union can move money between accounts, make loan payments and access balances and account histories using voice commands on voice-controlled smart speakers.
He said "relationship managed accounts," which serve wealthier clients, let the bank conduct ongoing oversight of customers and their account histories. HSBC will still close any accounts that show "any data, activity or pattern that we consider irregular or in violation of our due diligence standards," he said.
The company's eBill service enables customers to access their current statements online, customise payment options and view archived account histories for their service.
For example, companies that want to keep consolidated records in account histories are often reluctant to dispense with paper files.