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English definition of “net assets”

net assets

noun [plural]
 
 
( also net worth, also owner's equity, also shareholders' equity, also shareholders' funds) ACCOUNTING, FINANCE
the total value of a person's or company's assets after their total debt has been subtracted: Each Fund may invest up to 20% of its net assets in high yield, high risk fixed-income securities.
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