||Anything having commercial or exchange value that is owned by a business, institution or individual.
||Refers to the financial assets, or resources, that a company has to fund its business operations.
||Occurs when the current value of an investment is greater than the initial amount invested.
||The practice of investing in a variety of assets. This is a risk management technique where, in a well-diversified portfolio, any loss from an individual holding should be offset by gains in other holdings, thereby lessening the impact on the overall portfolio.
||Dividends represent a share in the profits of the company and are paid out to a company’s shareholders at set times of the year.
||Shares of ownership in a company.
||The chance that an investment's return will be different to what is expected. Risk includes the possibility of losing some or all of the original investment.
||This refers to either the interest received from a fixed income security or to the dividends received from a share. It is usually expressed as a percentage based on the investment's costs, its current market value or its face value. Dividends represent a share in the profits of the company and are paid out to a company’s shareholders at set times of the year.