financial gain

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: gain - the amount of monetary gain
gain - the amount by which the revenue of a business exceeds its cost of operating
income - the financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time
winnings, profits, win - something won (especially money)
unearned increment - an unearned rise in the market value of property resulting from general market factors
capital gain - the amount by which the selling price of an asset exceeds the purchase price; the gain is realized when the asset is sold
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I should not enter into these adventures, which naturally are not entirely dissociated from a certain amount of risk, for the purposes of financial gain.
In late 2014, the commission started a preliminary review of allegations that Kitz haber and Hayes had improperly used their public positions for personal financial gain.
A MAN yesterday denied running a number of brothels and managing the activities of prostitutes for financial gain.
KONE will book this one-time financial gain as financing income in the fourth quarter of 2015.
Speed radars have booked almost 2,500 offenders on Abu Dhabi roads in just two months as it ramps up its traffic control strategy -- with the police reassuring residents the increase in fines is not for financial gain.
A federal jury on Tuesday, July 30, convicted Evelyn Sineneng-Smith of three counts of encouraging or inducing illegal immigration for private financial gain and three counts of mail, announced United States Attorney Melinda Haag.
Judge Niclas Parry said John Albert Gizzi, 65, was prepared to flout environmental protection law for large financial gain.
A former staffing agency owner was sentenced Tuesday to 30 months in federal prison after pleading guilty to harboring and shielding illegal aliens for financial gain.
Former prostitute Chen moved the women around and in and out of Northern Ireland in a business motivated by financial gain, the court heard.
Prime Minister David Cameron said he was satisfied that Sir Alex's report found that she did not at any point use her office for any personal financial gain.
LIVINGSTON chairman Gordon McDougall has praised John Collins and John Hughes for putting their love of football ahead of financial gain.
8 million pesos ($18 million), thanks to higher sales and a financial gain.