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hidden asset

n. an item of value which does not show on the books of a business, often excluded for some improper purpose such as escaping taxation or hiding it from a bankruptcy trustee. However, there may be a legitimate business reason for not including all assets on a profit and loss statement.

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The highest bid varies across auction structures, with the largest high bid in auctions with a hidden reserve and high opening bid.
Hidden Reserve was pressed all the way to the line by another first-timer, Fair Ina, a Michael Bowe-trained half-sister to Solerina, with the pair pulling nine lengths clear of the third.
He vowed that under the leadership of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Pakistan will be made a developed and prosperous country by utilizing these hidden reserves and will achieve a dignified status in the international community.
Miroslav Zolotarev, the Head of ACEX Group, took part in several round-table discussions within the scope of the forum: “Import substitution: hidden reserves,” and “Industrial parks - industrial infrastructure development system.”
When we tackle obstacles, we find hidden reserves of courage and resilience we did not know we had."
When a Katrina-like storm threatens to send them all to sea, she must find hidden reserves of strength to steer her pop to safety in a boat made from the back of a pick-up truck.
The second case concerns tax rules, which Germany imposes on the reinvestment of hidden reserves - and which the Commission considers discriminatory.
This follows a commitment by shareholders to reinvest dividends and management's objective to realise hidden reserves through the sale of real estate assets.
You have hidden reserves of energy and talent that you may not be acknowledging enough.
"It is possible that the central bank has been using its hidden reserves to counter the outflows from the fixed income market," Blair said.
Estimated net known reserves in the disputed fields are a modest 92 million barrels of oil equivalent, but both sides have pursued the issue because there may be larger hidden reserves.
But Gebrselassie, his face twisted in pain, found hidden reserves and with another injection of pace, finally got clear to win in 2hrs 6mins 9secs and scoop $250,000.