Define: Unrealised Profit/Loss

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Definition: Unrealised Profit/Loss

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A profit or loss that results from holding assets rather than using them; it is therefore a profit or loss than has not been realised in cash.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Unrealised Profit/Loss are sourced/syndicated from:

  • Oxford Dictionary Of Economics
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 5th May 2019.