Amortised Cost

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Definition: Amortised Cost

What is the dictionary definition of Amortised Cost?

Dictionary Definition

The amortised cost is the value of an asset that has been written off; It represents the accumulated depeciation amount to date.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Amortised Cost are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 3rd February, 2019 | 2 Views.