Translation of "equity" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈek.wɪ.ti/ us /ˈek.wə.t̬i/

equity noun (VALUE)

[ C or U ] specialized finance & economics the value of a company, divided into many equal parts owned by the shareholders, or one of the equal parts into which the value of a company is divided

He sold his equity in the company last year. 他去年卖掉了这家公司的股票。
The rights give holders the opportunity to purchase additional equity interests in the company at a big discount. 这些权利使得股票持有者有机会以很优惠的折扣价额外购买该公司股份。

[ U ] the value of a property after you have paid any mortgage or other charges relating to it


equity noun (FAIRNESS)

[ U ] formal the situation in which everyone is treated fairly and equally

a society based on equity and social justice 建立在公平公正和社会正义基础之上的社会
Note: The opposite of equity is inequity.

[ U ] specialized law in English-speaking countries, a system of justice that allows a fair judgment of a case where the laws that already exist are not satisfactory


(Translation of “equity” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)