Holding companyA company which holds the majority of shares in its subsidiaries. Also known as the parent company.
Holding the marketHolding the market
The illegal practice of maintaining and/or placing a sufficient number of buy orders to create price support for a security or commodity in an amount to of stabilize a downward trend.
Holding PeriodHolding Period
The time period used by the IRS to determine along or short term capital gain. The period during which the taxpayer owns the capital asset.
Cross holdingsCross holdings
The holding by one corporation of shares in another firm. One needs to allow for cross-holdings when aggregating capitalizations of firms. Ignoring cross-holdings leads to double-counting.
Holding periodHolding period
The length of time an individual retains an investment.In the UK there is an annual capital gains tax (CGT) allowance after which a tapering of CGT applies. This allows a gradual reduction of tax rates over the longer term.
Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935
Legislation intended to eliminate many holding company abuses by reorganizing the financial structures of holding companies in the gas and electric utility industries and regulating their debt and dividend policies.
Further SuggestionsT period holding period return
Anticipated holding period
Annualized holding period return
Bank holding company
High withholding tax interest income
Holding Period Yield (HPY)
Holding period return