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  • 1 profit-related pay — PRP 1) The situation in which the pay of employees is related to the profit made by the employer. The purpose is to increase motivation, commitment, and effort by the workforce by ensuring that all staff have a positive stake in the commercial… …

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  • 2 profit — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ big, considerable, decent, enormous, fat, good, greater, handsome, healthy, hefty, high …

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  • 3 Profit-sharing agreement (USA) — A profit sharing agreement in the United States is the agreement that establishes a pension plan maintained by the employer to share its profits with its employees.HistoryA profit sharing agreement used to be supplemental to a type of pension… …

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  • 4 profit share agreement — England, Wales Also known as a profit participation agreement or exit fee agreement. In the context of a finance transaction, an agreement between a lender and borrower, where the borrower agrees to pay the lender a fee or profit share on the… …

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  • 5 Profit sharing — Profit sharing, when used as a special term, refers to various incentive plans introduced by businesses that provide direct or indirect payments to employees that depend on company s profitability in addition to employees regular salary and… …

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  • 6 profit a prendre — profit a pren·dre or profit à prendre / prä fət ä prän dər/ n pl profits à prendre or profits à prendre [Anglo French, literally, profit to be taken]: a right, privilege, or interest that allows one to use the soil or products (as fish and game)… …

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  • 7 SHARE (computing) — SHARE Inc. is a volunteer run user group for IBM mainframe computers that was founded in 1955 by Los Angeles area IBM 701 users. It evolved into a forum for exchanging technical information about programming languages, operating systems, database …

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  • 8 Share — may refer to:* Sharing (or To Share ); to make joint use of resources (such as food or money), or to give something away * File sharing * Share (Shayyar), a man who writes Urdu poetry * Share (finance), a stock or other security such as a mutual… …

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  • 9 profit sharing scheme — A type of incentive scheme allowing employees to receive a share of the profit made by the business, in addition to their salary. With the introduction of share incentive plans, profit sharing schemes have been phased out. Practical Law… …

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  • 10 profit and loss account — or profit and loss statement Fin the summary record of a company’s sales revenues and expenses over a period, providing a calculation of profits or losses during that time. Abbr. P&L EXAMPLE Companies typically issue P&L reports monthly. It is… …

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  • 11 profit and loss statement — profit and loss account or profit and loss statement Fin the summary record of a company’s sales revenues and expenses over a period, providing a calculation of profits or losses during that time. Abbr. P&L EXAMPLE Companies typically issue P&L… …

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  • 12 share — share1 [sher] n. [ME < OE scearu, akin to scieran, to SHEAR] 1. a part or portion that belongs or is allotted to an individual, or the part contributed by one 2. a just, due, reasonable, or full part or quota [to do one s share of work] 3. a)… …

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  • 13 profit-taking — ˈprofit ˌtaking noun [uncountable] FINANCE when investors on a financial market sell investments in order to profit from a rise in prices: • Prices settled lower after profit taking late in the session by commodity fund managers. * * *… …

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  • 14 share dividend — ➔ dividend * * *    ► See Dividend. * * * share dividend UK US noun [C] FINANCE ► part of the profit of a company that is paid to shareholders in a particular period: »Share dividends are free of income tax. »More than a million share dividend… …

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  • 15 profit-takers — UK US (also profit takers) noun [plural] STOCK MARKET ► investors who sells shares, etc. after their value has risen in order to make a profit. The sale by a large number of investors often causes share prices to go down: »Financial services… …

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  • 16 profit participation agreement — England, Wales See profit share agreement. Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. www.practicallaw.com. 2010 …

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  • 17 profit sharing — n. the practice of dividing a share of the profits of a business among employees, in addition to paying their regular wages and salaries profit sharing adj …

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  • 18 profit sharing — profit ,sharing noun uncount BUSINESS a system by which all the people employed by a company get a share in the profits …

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  • 19 profit-sharing — ► NOUN ▪ a system in which the people who work for a company receive a direct share of its profits …

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  • 20 profit sharing — profitsharing, adj. the sharing of profits, as between employer and employee, esp. in such a way that the employee receives, in addition to wages, a share in the profits of the business. [1880 85] * * * System by which employees are paid a share… …

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