equity

  • 1 equity — eq·ui·ty / e kwə tē/ n pl ties [Latin aequitat aequitas fairness, justice, from aequus equal, fair] 1 a: justice according to fairness esp. as distinguished from mechanical application of rules prompted by considerations of equity comity between… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Equity — can refer to:General* Equity (law), a branch of jurisprudence in common law jurisdictions * In many political and legal systems, a concept encompassing ideals of justice (fairness) and/or equality * Equality, the philosophical ideal of valuing… …

    Wikipedia

  • 3 Equity — Eq ui*ty, n.; pl. {Equities}. [F. [ e]quit[ e], L. aequitas, fr. aequus even, equal. See {Equal}.] 1. Equality of rights; natural justice or right; the giving, or desiring to give, to each man his due, according to reason, and the law of God to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 equity — [ek′wit ē] n. pl. equities [ME equite < OFr équité < L aequitas, equality < aequus: see EQUAL] 1. fairness; impartiality; justice 2. anything that is fair or equitable ☆ 3. the value of property beyond the total amount owed on it in… …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 Equity —   [ ekwɪtɪ; englisch »Billigkeit«] die, , Recht: 1) im angloamerikanischen Recht Bezeichnung für Regeln zur Ergänzung des Common Law mit dem Ziel des Ausgleichs von Härten, ähnlich der Billigkeitsklausel in § 242 BGB; ursprünglich… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 6 Equity — bezeichnet Equity (Recht), im angloamerikanischen Recht Regeln zur Ergänzung des Common Law Eigenkapital, ein Teil der Passivseite der Bilanz Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 7 Equity — остаточная стоимость счета по фьючерсным сделкам, если предположить его ликвидацию по текущей рыночной цене. См. также: Расчетные палаты Финансовый словарь Финам …

    Финансовый словарь

  • 8 equity — The value of a debtor s interest in property that remains after liens and other creditors interests are considered. (Example: If a house valued at $60,000 is subject to a $30,000 mortgage, there is $30,000 of equity.) (BankruptcyAction.com) This… …

    Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • 9 Equity — 1.) a ↑trade union in the UK for actors and actresses in film, theatre, TV, and radio 2.) a ↑trade union in the US for actors and actresses who perform in the theatre. Its full name is the Actor s Equity Association …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 equity — [n1] impartiality disinterestedness, equitableness, even handedness, fair mindedness, fairness, fair play, honesty, integrity, justice, justness, nonpartisanship, piece, reasonableness, rectitude, righteousness, square deal*, uprightness;… …

    New thesaurus

  • 11 equity — early 14c., from O.Fr. equite (13c.), from L. aequitatem (nom. aequitas) equality, conformity, symmetry, fairness, from aequus even, just, equal (see EQUAL (Cf. equal)). As the name of a system of law, 1590s, from Roman naturalis aequitas, the… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 equity — *justice …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 13 equity — ► NOUN (pl. equities) 1) the quality of being fair and impartial. 2) Law a branch of law that developed alongside common law in order to remedy some of its defects in fairness and justice. 3) the value of a mortgaged property after deduction of… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 Equity — Represents ownership interest in a firm. Also the residual dollar value of a futures trading account, assuming its liquidation at the going market price. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * equity eq‧ui‧ty [ˈekwti] noun equities… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 15 equity — The value of a futures trading account with all open positions valued at the going market price. The CENTER ONLINE Futures Glossary Ownership interest in a firm. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary Also, the residual dollar value ( residual value) of… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 16 equity — Justice administered according to fairness as contrasted with the strictly formulated rules of common law. It is based on a system of rules and principles which originated in England as an alternative to the harsh rules of common law and which… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 17 equity — Justice administered according to fairness as contrasted with the strictly formulated rules of common law. It is based on a system of rules and principles which originated in England as an alternative to the harsh rules of common law and which… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 18 equity — /ek wi tee/, n., pl. equities. 1. the quality of being fair or impartial; fairness; impartiality: the equity of Solomon. 2. something that is fair and just. 3. Law. a. the application of the dictates of conscience or the principles of natural… …

    Universalium

  • 19 equity — 01. Since purchasing our house, the [equity] in our property has gone up by 10%. 02. We have a lot of [equity] tied up in our chalet, and we never even use it anymore. 03. There is no [equity] in the government s tax cuts; only the rich benefit.… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 20 Equity — Common law Systèmes juridiques (Tous) Common law …

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