Fixed Assets

Knowledge Center

12manage is looking for students / contributors...


Description of Fixed Assets. Explanation.


  1. Summary
  2. Forum
  3. Best Practices
  4. Expert Tips
  5. Resources
  6. Print

Definition Fixed Assets. Description.

Fixed Assets are long-term assets that will not be converted to cash in the short term, but are used in the operation of the business. Also known as Property, Plant and Equipment.

Examples include land, buildings, equipment, transportation vehicles, plant, machinery, furniture and computers. There may also be intangible fixed assets such as patent rights or copyrights.

These assets are quantified on the Balance Sheet and depreciation expenses are taken on them. Companies may protect themselves against property loss or damage caused by disastrous events by having a Commercial Property Insurance.

Fixed Assets Forum
  Life Cycle of Fixed Assets
What is the life cycle of fixed assets?...
  Impairment and Valuation of Assets
What is the impact of impairment on the valuation ...
  Managing Fixed Assets
How should organizations manage their fixed assets...
  Fixed Asset Definition
What precisely is a fixed asset?...

Fixed Assets Special Interest Group

Special Interest Group


Best Practices - Fixed Assets Premium

Expert Tips - Fixed Assets Premium

Resources - Fixed Assets Premium

Introduction to the Balance SheetSign up

This video explains the main terms you need to rea...
Usage (application): Initial Understanding of a Balance Sheet, Financial Statement Analysis, Accounting

News about Fixed AssetsSign up


Videos about Fixed AssetsSign up


Presentations about Fixed AssetsSign up


Books about Fixed AssetsSign up


More about Fixed AssetsSign up


Compare with: Current Assets  |  Capital Assets  |  Intangible Assets  |  Return on Net Assets  |  Assets Held For Sale

Special Interest Group Leader

You here


Return to Management Hub: Finance & Investing

More on Management  |  Return to Management Dictionary  | 


This ends our Fixed Assets summary and forum.

About 12manage | Advertising | Link to us / Cite us | Privacy | Suggestions | Terms of Service
2018 12manage - The Executive Fast Track. V14.1 - Last updated: 17-8-2018. All names of their owners.