What are assets?

  • (noun): Anything of material value or usefulness.

Some articles on asset, assets:

Northern Trust
... It provides investment management, asset and fund administration, fiduciary and banking services through a network of 85 offices in 18 U.S ... Trust Corporation had $94 billion in banking assets, $4.56 trillion in assets under custody and $704 billion in assets under management ...
TD Banknorth - Recovery and Expansion
... Bill Ryan proposed a doubling of assets to $5 billion through a maximization of market share in Maine and acquisition of other community banks in the region ... New Hampshire, 1995 – second largest bank in New Hampshire, founded in 1875, with assets of 1.7 billion ... — Portland, Maine – 15 branch operation with assets of $470, 1997 CFX – Keene, New Hampshire, 1997 – originally Cheshire County Savings Bank, 1897 ...
United Kingdom Insolvency Law - Procedures
... main procedures by which the company could potentially be rescued or wound down and its assets distributed ... an orderly winding up and distribution of assets ... by the holder of a floating charge that covers a company's whole assets ...
Prime Brokerage - History - Financial Crisis of 2007-09
... included the absorption of Bear Stearns into JP Morgan, the acquisition of the assets of Lehman Brothers in the US by Barclays, the acquisition of Merrill Lynch ... saw the largest flows of client assets out of Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs (the two firms who had historically had the largest share of the business ...
Savings And Loan Association - U.S. Savings and Loan in The 20th Century - Further Advantages
... It also allowed thrifts to make consumer loans up to 20 percent of their assets, issue credit cards, provide negotiable order of withdrawal (NOW) accounts to consumers and nonprofit organizations, and invest up ... passed and increased the proportion of assets that thrifts could hold in consumer and commercial real estate loans and allowed thrifts to invest 5 percent of their assets in commercial loans until January 1 ... authorized to make commercial, corporate, business, or agricultural loans up to 10% of assets after January 1, 1984 ...