quoted investments

quoted investments

investments in FINANCIAL SECURITIES such as SHARES and DEBENTURES which are ‘quoted’ on a STOCK MARKET. Where a company holds such quoted investments they will be shown in its BALANCE SHEET at their purchase price with a supplementary note showing their current market value. See TRADE INVESTMENT.
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In the event of any shortfall, the Company has a fairly large amount of cash and quoted investments available.
lt;p>IIRA defines liquid assets as cash or cash equivalents, short-term placements to banks or financial institutions and liquid quoted investments such as government paper and quoted Sukuk.
Absolute has had to close seven of its funds for "restructuring" because they "contain quoted investments which the board believes are not immediately realisable".
By June 1996, BDC had interests in 119 companies and enterprises, with the corporation's gross investment portfolio, including quoted investments, standing at P618m.
They expect the return from private equity to be 670 basis points higher than the return from publicly quoted investments.
The news from the experts is that early stage businesses have a degree of negative correlation with quoted investments and hence they will recommend that their clients hold a certain percentage of their portfolio in early stage businesses to reduce unsystematic risk.
The market value of the fund's quoted investments stood at pounds 99 million at the year end, less than a quarter of its value at the end of 1999 of pounds 438 million.
In addition, it is preparing for a partial flotation of its Greenhouse Fund, which had quoted investments in Internet start-ups worth pounds 438 million at the end of 1999.
4 million off the value of GWB's quoted investments and overall headline profits dipped to pounds 8.
On the insistence of Ministers, the new water company schemes were allocated cash and quoted investments - which are readily saleable on the stock market - while the Closed Fund was left with a mixture of property and unquoted investments, together with any contingent liabilities.