undistributable reserves

Reserves that may not be distributed according to the Companies Act (1985). They include share capital, share premium account, capital redemption reserve, certain unrealized profits, or any other reserve that the company may not distribute according to some other act or its own articles of association. In the USA such reserves are known as restricted surplus.

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  • undistributable reserves — Reserves that may not be distributed according to the Companies Act (1985). They include share capital, share premium account, capital redemption reserve, certain unrealized profits, or any other reserve that the company may not distribute… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • undistributable reserves — Fin in the United Kingdom, reserves that are not legally available for distribution to shareholders as dividends according to the Companies Act (1985) …   The ultimate business dictionary

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  • capital reserves — (U.K.) Fin a former name for undistributable reserves …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • reserve — Part of the capital of a company, other than the share capital, largely arising from retained profit or from the issue of share capital at more than its nominal value. Reserves are distinguished from provisions in that for the latter there is a… …   Accounting dictionary

  • reserve — Part of the capital of a company, other than the share capital, largely arising from retained profit or from the issue of share capital at more than its nominal value. Reserves are distinguished from provisions in that for the latter there is a… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • КАПИТАЛЬНЫЕ РЕЗЕРВЫ — (capital reserves) Нераспределенная прибыль компании, которая по ряду различных причин не рассматривается как подлежащая распределению в виде дивидендов среди акционеров. Она включает в себя часть прибыли на переоценку основного капитала и любые… …   Словарь бизнес-терминов

  • НЕ ПОДЛЕЖАЩИЕ РАСПРЕДЕЛЕНИЮ РЕЗЕРВЫ — (undistributable reserves) См.: капитальные резервы (capital reserves). Бизнес. Толковый словарь. М.: ИНФРА М , Издательство Весь Мир . Грэхэм Бетс, Барри Брайндли, С. Уильямс и др. Общая редакция: д.э.н. Осадчая И.М.. 1998 …   Словарь бизнес-терминов

  • НЕ ПОДЛЕЖАЩИЕ РАСПРЕДЕЛЕНИЮ РЕЗЕРВЫ — (undistributable reserves) См.: капитальные резервы (capital reserves). Финансы. Толковый словарь. 2 е изд. М.: ИНФРА М , Издательство Весь Мир . Брайен Батлер, Брайен Джонсон, Грэм Сидуэл и др. Общая редакция: д.э.н. Осадчая И.М.. 2000 …   Финансовый словарь

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