Primary navigation:

QFINANCE Quick Links
QFINANCE Topics
QFINANCE Reference
Add the QFINANCE search widget to your website

Home > QFINANCE Dictionary > Definition of revaluation of assets

Definition of

revaluation of assets

Accounting

asset depreciation using change in value since acquisition the revaluation of a company's assets to take account of inflation or changes in value since the assets were acquired. The change in value is credited to the revaluation reserve account.

revaluation of assets - Related Articles
  • Inverse Stagflation and the Global Economy: When Real Assets and Paper Assets Part Company

    Viewpoints

    Renee Haugerud is the founder, chief investment officer, and managing principal of Galtere, a registered investment adviser that manages approximately US$1 billion across several commodity-focused products. During her 30-year investment career she has acquired expertise across all asset classes in posts throughout the world. She began her tenure in financial markets by trading cash commodity markets in the United States and Canada for Cargill and Continental Grain
    By Renée Haugerud

  • Andrew Smithers

    Biographies

    Andrew Smithers is a leading expert in financial economics and global asset allocation. His 45 years’ experience in investment includes 25 years at SG Warburg & Co where he ran the investment management division, and 20 years as head of his own investment consultancy, Smithers & Co, based in London

  • Understanding the Requirements for Preparing IFRS Financial Statements

    Best Practice

    In order to fulfil this objective, financial statements have to provide information about an entity’s assets, liabilities, equity, income and expenses (including gains and losses), contributions by and distributions to shareholders, and cash flows. Therefore a complete set of IFRS financial
    By Véronique Weets

  • Toward a Deeper Understanding of Risk in the Insurance Sector

    Viewpoints

    Projecting these outcomes one year forward in time allows you to revalue the assets and liabilities that make up your balance sheet. Because there is no simple valuation formula for many balance sheet positions, this means that you have to mark-to-model, based on your model assumptions, in a risk
    By Alex McNeil

More

Definitions of ’revaluation of assets’ and meaning of ’revaluation of assets’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’revaluation of assets’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

Back to top

Related Blog Posts

More related Blog results