Convertible Securities

Convertible securities are the securities that can be converted by the holder of the security in the equity of the business entity from which the security is purchased. Convertible security is mostly treated as a debt instrument. When conducting accounting for the convertible security

Preferred Stock

Preferred stock is also called as the hybrid stock as it is different from the common stock in the sense of having different combination of the features. Preferred stock contains the features of both the equity and the debt instrument that are not possessed