liquid assets

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n liquid assets assets in the form of cash (or easily convertible into cash)
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Usage

In literature:

Following your instructions I put the liquid assets into Government bonds.
"Dennison Grant" by Robert Stead
Further, I possessed a large fortune all in cash or in liquid assets, and I resolved that it should not diminish.
"Doctor Therne" by H. Rider Haggard
In Germany the "canned" assets behind the depreciated currency cannot be liquidated until the end of the war.
"New York Times Current History: The European War, Vol 2, No. 1, April, 1915" by Various
It may be very difficult to present Coleridge's assets in prose in a liquid form; but few doubt their value.
"A History of Nineteenth Century Literature (1780-1895)" by George Saintsbury
LIQUID ASSETS nearly L200,000.
"Jane's All the World's Aircraft" by Various
It will limit the liquid assets of the Federal Reserve Banks in too great a degree to gold.
"The Value of Money" by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
Commercial loans will become the most liquid asset that member banks can hold, simply because they can be rediscounted with the Reserve Banks.
"Readings in Money and Banking" by Chester Arthur Phillips
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In news:

After buying out a small business with the intention of liquidating its assets, a Wall Street bigwig has second thoughts when he considers the multiple jobs that will be lost as a result.
The news came Monday, Nov 19, 2012, after Hostess moved to liquidate and sell off its assets in bankruptcy court citing a crippling strike last week.
Cancer drug developer Myrexis Inc said Friday that its board approved a plan to dissolve the company and liquidate its assets.
It was no surprise when the Soundview Healthcare Network in the Bronx began to liquidate its assets this summer.
Solyndra has failed to find a buyer to operate the company and is liquidating its assets.
The company just announced that it would shutter operations immediately, with plans to liquidate all assets.
The 286 people who work in the Merita bread factory on North Church Street are out of work following Friday’s announcement that parent company Hostess will seek permission to end operations and liquidate its assets.
Liquid assets easier to dip in and out of.
This meant all of the investors liquid assets were being recommended to go into this product, and thus only limited funds would be available for withdrawal for the next ten years.
New Liquidity Spurs Asset Sales.
An increase in liquid assets of 1 per cent could reduce profits by 2.4 per cent, they added.
Your contingency plan should include prioritizing the assets you could sell to fund liquidity .
The news came Monday after Hostess moved to liquidate and sell off its assets in bankruptcy court, citing a crippling strike last week.
Chesapeake sells assets to reduce debt and increase liquidity.
Wolf Camera will close its Knoxville store and others across the country as its parent company, Ritz Camera & Image LLC, liquidates assets as part of bankruptcy proceedings.
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In science:

For each asset, every day, we only keep the most liquid maturity (i.e., the maturity which has the maximum number of trades) if it has more than 5000 trades, if it has less, we just do not consider that day for that asset.
The nature of price returns during periods of high market activity
Moreover, for each asset, we restrict the intraday session to the most liquid hours, thus for instance, most of the time, we close the session at settlement time and open at the outcry hour (or what used to be the outcry when it no longer exists).
The nature of price returns during periods of high market activity
Concluding remarks In this short paper we provided empirical evidence gathered from high frequency futures data corresponding to various liquid futures assets that the impact (as measured from the return variance or using the standard deļ¬nition) of a trading order on the midpoint price depends on intertrade duration.
The nature of price returns during periods of high market activity
Optimal strategy for gradual liquidation of equity from a risky asset.
Optimal replication of random vectors by ordinary integrals
Let us consider a model of a security market which consists of d + 1 traded or liquid assets: one zero coupon bond or a savings account with zero interest rate, and d stocks.
Overview of utility-based valuation
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