current assets


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current assets

pl.n.
Cash or assets convertible into cash at short notice.

current assets

pl n
(Accounting & Book-keeping) cash and operating assets that are convertible into cash within a year. Also called: floating assets Compare fixed assets

cur′rent as′sets


n.pl.
assets that are readily convertible into cash.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.current assets - assets in the form of cash (or easily convertible into cash)
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
assets - anything of material value or usefulness that is owned by a person or company
capital, working capital - assets available for use in the production of further assets
Translations

current assets

[ˈkʌrntˈæsɛts] npl (Fin) → attivo realizzabile e disponibile
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The current assets are those assets which can be converted into cash within one year or less than one year such as inventories, cash, debtors, bill receivables, prepaid expenses, short term investments etc.
That approach, however, incorrectly implies that CPLTD will be repaid from the conversion of current assets into cash.
Typical asset-based loans don't work for the majority of SMEs because the firms lack the current assets to leverage, as required by typical asset-based lenders.
In consultation with the Youth Employment Coordinated Services for the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo Steering Committee, to develop the Wood Buffalo Map of Youth Employment Assets and Opportunities 2005-2008, which will identify current assets, gaps, needs and priorities related to youth employment in the Wood Buffalo region.
Total assets include current assets and non-current or fixed assets (Figure 1).
Current assets can be converted to cash within 12 months, and noncurrent assets, beyond 12 months.
The courts have spent considerable time attempting to measure excess net current assets to determine whether dividends should have been paid to shareholders.
Others, such as credit arbitrage, will see outflows of as much as 13% of current assets.
04bn, consisting current assets of QR1bn and non-current assets of QR0.
Attempt has also been made in this work to examine whether the investment in inventory of the selected cement companies is justified and the trends in inventory investment is in relation to the current assets investment of the company.
Current assets less current liabilities gives you working capital.
At the end of fiscal year ended June 30, 2006, the Company had $201,845 of current assets and $458,474 of current liabilities compared to $107,715 in current assets and $276,748 in current liabilities for fiscal year 2005.