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English definition of “financial accounts”

financial accounts

noun [plural]     (also financial statements) ACCOUNTING, FINANCE
financial documents showing a company’s profits, debts, cash flow, etc. during a particular period, which are used by investors, banks, etc. to measure a company’s performance: Before authorizing a loan, banks will review a company’s financial accounts.
(Definition of financial accounts noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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