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equity
American English: /ˈɛkwədi/
British English: /ˈɛkwɪti/

Translation of equity in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 uncountable (fairness) [formal]
    Example sentences
    • It was based on principles of equity, people-centredness, quality and accountability.
    • Where are the health strategy principles of quality, equity, and accessibility?
    • The focus here has rarely been on equity or on a fair deal for the poor.
  • 2 (Business, Finance) 2.1 uncountable (shareholders' interest in company)
    patrimonio (masculine) neto
    (before noun) equity capital
    capital (masculine) propio
    2.2 uncountable (residual worth)
    participación (feminine) en el capital
    Example sentences
    • The equity in the properties appears to be in the region of £9 million.
    • While living in his house, he refinanced it repeatedly, pulling out equity to buy other properties.
    • As a result, the ratio of mortgage debt to home equity is at near-record highs.
    2.3
    also: equities plural
    (shares) (before noun) the equities market
    el mercado de valores
    Example sentences
    • They can now invest in a complete range of assets from property to equities and bonds.
    • Many investors act primarily as consumers of equities rather than as shared proprietors.
    • Today, the herd talks of giving up on equities just when stocks have never been cheaper.
    Example sentences
    • The board of IDBI Bank will meet on May 19 to consider a rights issue of its equity shares.
    • They align incentives around enterprise-level outcomes such as market share and return on equity.
    • Like all convertible bonds, CoCos can be swapped for equity if the share price reaches a certain target.
  • 3
    also: Equity
    (in UK)
    (sindicato de actores)

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