Chapter 6. Capital

  1. Richard Hill and
  2. George Solt

Published Online: 30 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470768570.ch6

Engineering Money: Financial Fundamentals for Engineers

Engineering Money: Financial Fundamentals for Engineers

How to Cite

Hill, R. and Solt, G. (2010) Capital, in Engineering Money: Financial Fundamentals for Engineers, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470768570.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470546017

Online ISBN: 9780470768570

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Keywords:

  • capital, accumulated sum of money - a long-term benefit, money spent on anything else being current expenditure;
  • raising capital by selling shares;
  • amount of working capital - limited turnover, which any company can sustain

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • What is it?

  • What's it for?

  • Where does it come from?

  • Raising Capital by Selling Shares

  • Increasing the Share Capital

  • Getting Capital from Loans

  • Summary