Financial Terms Glossary



Stands for 'Operating Expenditure' Costs of running and servicing a business that is ancillary to core production cost of the main product or services. This includes rent, rates, power, stationery, some staff costs, and general overheads.


Operating Expenses - general costs of running a business. It just proves how the use of acronyms can make you feel inadequate. Don't let the finance community frighten you.

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