an addition to the value of fixed assets, as by the purchase of a new building.
expenditure on acquisitions of or improvements to fixed assets
capital flight Note: In 1998, Indonesia experienced a capital flight, which brought on political as well as economic instability. Contemporary Examples Mapped: Where Russia Stashes Its Cash CNBC March 18, 2014 Historical Examples The Ornithology of Shakespeare James Edmund Harting
capital formation Historical Examples Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to 2006 Various
profit from the sale of assets, as bonds or real estate. noun the amount by which the selling price of a financial asset exceeds its cost
noun a tax on the profit made from the sale of an asset CGT Contemporary Examples Karzai Family Secrets Gerald Posner September 26, 2009 Capital Gains: Answering Krugman and Bernstein David Frum January 22, 2012 The Right Way to Tax Mitt Romney David Frum January 16, 2012 Capital Gains: Answering Krugman and Bernstein David Frum […]