asset shuffling


asset shuffling
asset shuffling ˈasset ˌshuffling also ˈasset-ˌchopping noun [uncountable]
FINANCE when a company reorganizes its assets, for example by splitting up businesses and creating new businesses, in the belief that this can improve their value:

• Asset shuffling was an approach toward investing that was much in favor in the 1980s.

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asset shuffling UK US noun [U] (also asset chopping)
FINANCE the fact of an investor changing the way their investments are organized, in order to make as much money as possible: »

No amount of asset shuffling is going to deliver you a comfortable retirement if you don't invest enough cash over the years.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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