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Definición de “holding” en inglés


noun [C]     /ˈhəʊldɪŋ/ FINANCE
assets such as property , shares , or cash that a government , company , or person owns : holding in sth The government announced that it would replace its gold reserves with holdings in dollars , euros and yen . Foreign central banks might reduce their holdings of American Treasury bonds . cash / stock / property , etc. holdings
the amount of a company's shares that a person or organization owns : holding in sth He is considering selling his 28% holding in the company .increase/raise/build up a holding The Chairman bought a further 80,000 shares , increasing his holding to 20.3%.reduce/cut a holding The sale is part of a plan by the Dutch state to reduce its holding in the former government-controlled group .
Holdings [plural] used in the names of some holding companies : TEC Holdings has been in existence since 2007.
→ See also cross-holding, hand-holding
(Definition of holding noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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