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Definition of

appreciation

  • 1. Accounting

    value that asset accrues over time the value that some assets such as land and buildings accrue over time. Directors of companies are obliged to reflect this in their accounts.

  • 2. Currency & Exchange

    relative increase in currency value the increase in value of a currency with a floating exchange rate relative to another

Definitions of ’appreciation’ and meaning of ’appreciation’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’appreciation’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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