Meaning of “equity accounting” in the English Dictionary


"equity accounting" in Business English

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equity accountingnoun [ U ]

uk us also equity method [ S ] ACCOUNTING

a method of accounting that takes into account a percentage of profits from shares that a company owns in another company:

The group's equity accounting, which includes its share of profits from companies it does not control, showed that net profits jumped to $105.1 million.

(Definition of “equity accounting” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)