Financial Terms Glossary

CAPEX - Capital Expenditure

Formal

Stands for 'Capital Expenditure' Costs of acquiring long term assets that are material and have long term value, eg Motor Cars, Machinery, Land and Buildings Costs of these assets are charged against the profits of a business over a long period of time because of longer use/value.

Informal

'Capital Expenditure' on items with a long and useful business life, eg cars, buildings WARNING Further enquiry into this topic is quite interesting. Should I own or rent? On or Off Balance sheet? - this is the starting point of a real interest in finance! Go and have a lie down.

What we do

At Shark Finesse we have created business case software to help you win budget and change the way you talk to customers about business value.
Find out how

We'd love to hear from you!

Phone
+44 (0)1256 338635
Address
Grove House, Lutyens Close
Basingstoke, Hampshire
RG24 8AG, UK