The Hindu Business Line  4 hrs ago  Comment 
Infrastructure major to take up projects that require lower investment
newratings.com  Aug 27  Comment 
OCTOPUS APOLLO VCT PLC 27 August 2014 Issue of Equity and Total Voting Rights Octopus Apollo VCT plc (the "Company") announces the following allotments of Ordinary Shares of 10p each in the capital of the Company ("Shares"): 1. 15,298...
SeekingAlpha  Aug 26  Comment 
By Mary Gates: Global equity markets have surged higher over the past several years due to unprecedented central bank liquidity injections. The seemingly inexorable rise in equities has created an eerie complacency often witnessed before stock...
Forbes  Aug 25  Comment 
On 8/27/14, NextEra Energy Inc's Equity Units (NYSE: NEE.PRO) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.7361, payable on 9/1/14. As a percentage of NEE.PRO's recent share price of $62.62, this dividend works out to approximately...
The Economic Times  Aug 25  Comment 
There are now enough themes in the market that are currently going on and the rally has been across the board.
Cloud Computing  Aug 25  Comment 
GovCloud Network is proud to announce that we have teamed with Tech Equity Ltd to deliver cloud education and training on a global basis. With this partnership, GovCloud Network will also add the Cloud Clinique Online Training and Cloud Computing...
The Economic Times  Aug 24  Comment 
In the past four quarters, foreign funds have increased their holding by 2.56 percentage points, of which 1.3 percentage points came in the June quarter alone.
The Hindu Business Line  Aug 24  Comment 
The country’s largest insurer, Life Insurance Corporation, plans to pump in about Rs 50,000 crore in the equity market, taking its total investment, including in bonds, to Rs 3 lakh crore during t...
The Hindu Business Line  Aug 24  Comment 
A focus on quality and timely cash calls have given the fund a leg-up
The Economic Times  Aug 22  Comment 
The benchmark Nifty ended above 7,900 points for the first time, closing 0.28% up at 7,912.20 after setting a fresh high of 7,929.05.



Generally refers to the combined net value of all investment products one owns. Some common investment products include stock, stock options, bonds, cash, real estate, intellectual property and loans, among others.

Equities are the value of the shares issued by a company


An individual can own assets like stocks, cash in money market accounts, bonds. That individual also owns liabilities such as auto loans, mortgage on his home, and other debt such as credit card bills etc.

In such a case his combined equity would be all assets less all liabilities.

equity 14c., from equite (13c.), "equality, conformity, symmetry, fairness," from aequus "even, just, equal" (see equal). As the name of a system of law, 1590s, from Roman naturalis aequitas, the general principles of justice which corrected or supplemented the legal codes. [1]

equal (adj.) 14c, "uniform, identical, equal," from aequus "level, even, just," of unknown origin. Parallel formation egal was in use late 14c.-17c. The noun is recorded from 1570s. The verb is from 1580s, "compare, liken," also "match, rival." [2]

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