Business terms and jargon explained. Your business dictionary

What is Chattel

This refers to tangible assets that are not land or buildings on property. Used to describe personal assets that belong to someone from jewellery to cars, boats etc. This could, in the old days refer to slaves and cattle as well as they were seen as property.

<- Go Back
Business Terms Home page

Search jargon and terms database to learn more:-

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z


Search Term   

Cestui que trust Risk Reversal Home Bias Crawler
Not negotiable N16A Civil Court form WCO Directors
Keyman / keywoman insurance Uncollected funds Bank Wire Double Deflation
FIO Beneficial loan Monopoly Customs Action Text
Take ownership Project brief EX550 Civil Court form B2B
N11 Civil Court form Beneficial Owner Stagger Zip
Nemo dat quod non habet VCU Chattels Institutional Sector
E-Zine Gatekeeper N242A Civil Court form NVR
Liability Accrual Accounting Land Registry Fee Audit
Yen bond BitPay Overbought Uberrimae fidei

Term created / updated 2013-07-02 10:50:08

Knowledge is the key to success. That is why we have gone to great lengths to get you these business terms, and to explain them in Plain English so it is very easy to understand. Getting the right understanding and knowing your business jargon will keep you informed among your peers.

Copyright © 2004-2018 Scopulus Limited. All rights reserved.