holding company

(redirected from Parent corporation)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia.
Related to Parent corporation: parent company

holding company

n.
A company controlling partial or complete interest in another company or other companies.

holding company

n
(Accounting & Book-keeping) a company with controlling shareholdings in one or more other companies

hold′ing com`pany


n.
a company that controls other companies through stock ownership but that usu. does not engage directly in their productive operations.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.holding company - a company with controlling shares in other companies
company - an institution created to conduct business; "he only invests in large well-established companies"; "he started the company in his garage"
bank holding company - a holding company owning or controlling one or more banks
References in periodicals archive ?
Though the initial cost was high -- Methodist Homes for the Aging, Fairhaven's parent corporation, had to borrow over $300,000 -- payback shouldn't be long in coming.
SEVERAL RECENT APPEALS cases and a ruling by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) have solidified a parent corporation's ability to deduct, under certain circumstances, premium paid to its insurance subsidiary.
Nicolet, the United States successfully charged a parent corporation for clean up costs.
WVUHS is the parent corporation for UHC and multiple other hospitals and healthcare systems in West Virginia.vUHC will turn into the parent corporation for St.
332 specifies that no gain or loss is recognized by a parent corporation on property distributed in a qualifying complete liquidation of a subsidiary.
First BanCorp (NYSE: FNB), the parent corporation of FirstBank Puerto Rico, has said that it has signed a second amendment to the Certificate of Designations of the Fixed Rate Cumulative Mandatorily Convertible Preferred Stock, Series-G held by the United States Department of the Treasury (US Treasury) relating to the Exchange Agreement executed on July 7, 2010, as amended.
Sun-Times Media Group (STMG) will pay US$40 million to the Canadian Revenue Agency to settle tax issues related to the sales in 2000 of some of its former Canadian properties, the parent corporation of the Chicago Sun-Times said Thursday.
Heisner replaces Bill Burke, who was promoted to group VP of parent corporation Newell Rubbermaid North American Tool Group, which incorporated Lenox in early 2003.
An unregistered, non-resident parent corporation has a product to be tested.
Six months ago, a Florida man purchased the west Little Rock location of Firehouse Subs from its parent corporation. Now he has eyes on the corporate-owned downtown location.
* Merge the subsidiary corporations into the parent corporation.
The LMRC will have condemnation authority via its parent corporation, the Empire State Development Corporation.

Full browser ?