American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A company controlling partial or complete interest in another company or other companies.
- n. business A company whose main purpose is to own shares of other companies as opposed to producing goods and services.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Finance) A company that controls other independently incorporated companies by ownership of most or all of their stock, but does not directly control the daily operations of those companies.
- n. a company with controlling shares in other companies
“Navistar International Corporation is a holding company whose wholly owned subsidiaries produce International® brand commercial and military trucks, MaxxForce® brand diesel engines,”
“Navistar International Corporation is a holding company whose wholly-owned subsidiaries and affiliates produce International”
“IDB Group, the largest holding company in Israel, purchased the 30-story property from HSBC bank last year in a deal valued at $330 million.”
“Unlike the zaibatsu, there is no holding company at the top of the organization.”
‘holding company’ hasn't been added to any lists yet.
Looking for tweets for holding company.