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assets

Tangible things with a monetary value.

assets,

n.pl everything a business owns or that is owned. Cash, investments, money due, materials, and inventories are current assets. Buildings and equipment are fixed assets.
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But certifying with mathematical exactitude the full value of intangibles such as patents, brands, in-process research and other IP assets can be problematic.
When the child attained age 14 or more, the assets were typically sold or redeemed, because the tax no longer applied.
Clients expect their reverse logistics supplier to demonstrate the proper security for high-tech assets in transit and a chain of custody at every step in the shipping process.
Prenuptial agreements remain the most effective tool in protecting one's assets, and the Paul McCartney-Heather Mills divorce will accentuate that point.
Let's now turn our attention to the role of managing assets in the income stream.
Simply put, an intangible asset (also known as intellectual assets, intellectual capital, intellectual property or knowledge capital) is an asset that is not physical in nature.
Purchased assets will first be valued for financial purposes.
A banking institution shall establish an allocated transfer risk reserve (ATRR) for specified international assets when required by the Board in accordance with this section.
As these companies' earnings have suffered, they have turned to the inherent value of their assets -- accounts receivable, inventory and fixed assets -- to deliver the operational flexibility and borrowing power their cash flows can no longer command.
Third, there has been an increasing value placed on assets, certainly in the United States and Europe, reflecting high (and perhaps sometimes unrealistic) expectations, the end of the Cold War, the technology revolution and the easy availability of credit.
Once a department seizes assets, they must safeguard the property until they resolve all legal issues.
How the investment performance of an insurance company's assets stacks up to another company's performance can be an important element of the sales process.