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equity British & World English

The quality of being fair and impartial

Equity in equity British & World English

(In the UK, US, and several other countries) a trade union to which all professional actors must belong

equity English Thesaurus

the equity of Finnish society

home equity British & World English

The net value of a mortgaged home after deduction of charges outstanding on it.

brand equity British & World English

The commercial value that derives from consumer perception of the brand name of a particular product or service, rather than from the product or service itself

equity stock British & World English

Capital stock, either common stock or preferred stock

sweat equity British & World English

An interest in a property earned by a tenant in return for labour towards upkeep or restoration

equity release British & World English

The use of financial arrangements that provide the owner of a house or other property with funds derived from the value of the property while enabling them to continue using it

negative equity British & World English

Potential indebtedness arising when the market value of a property falls below the outstanding amount of a mortgage secured on it

equity of redemption British & World English

The right of a mortgagor over the mortgaged property, especially the right to redeem the property on payment of the principal, interest, and costs

personal equity plan British & World English

(In the UK) an investment scheme whereby personal investors could invest a limited sum each year in shares or unit trusts in British companies without liability for tax on dividends or capital gains (closed to new subscriptions in 1999, when replaced by the ISA)