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Marketability

A negotiable security is said to have good marketability if there is an active secondary market in which it can easily be resold.

marketability

The ease with which an investment may be bought and sold in the secondary market. Poor marketability tends to reduce the value of a security.
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Senior can take advantage of the lousy economy, the discounts for lack of marketability and minority interest, plus the annual donee exclusions with a spousal joinder to save his family a sizable amount of estate and gift taxes.
While marketability is an important factor in the valuation of assets when capital appreciation is an element of the assets' value or the value of the asset is otherwise difficult to ascertain, the court held it was not important in the case of remaining lottery payments because lack of marketability does not alter or jeopardize the recipient's entitlement to receive them.
Appraisers cannot reasonably estimate the financial impact on marketability (i.
For our purposes, we define marketability as the ability of the owner to sell, transfer, or trade the asset at will.
After you've assessed your marketability, identify ways to improve the fit between your experience and professional goals.
Because building a FC tunneling solution is predicated on having a FC network, including switches, FCP over IP and Native IP are potential orders of magnitude in marketability of storage networking.
In the continuing quest for marketability and profitability, operators face the challenges of keeping up with the hospitality model, where style evolves constantly and facelifts (involving primarily soft goods and color) come as frequently as every three years.
Particular product features, such as our no-lift, face-to-face transfer system, helps accentuate marketability as well.
The minority interest discount is related but not the same as the lack of marketability discount.
ANSI standards are voluntarily adhered to, but are thought to affect product marketability, says Lynch.
Business Valuation Resources (BVR) is pleased to announce the 2011 edition of Guide to Discounts for Lack of Marketability,a comprehensive resource for every business valuation library.