Definitions for portfolio
pɔrtˈfoʊ liˌoʊ, poʊrt-port·fo·lio
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word portfolio.
a large, flat, thin case for carrying loose papers or drawings or maps; usually leather
"he remembered her because she was carrying a large portfolio"
a set of pieces of creative work collected to be shown to potential customers or employers
"the artist had put together a portfolio of his work"; "every actor has a portfolio of photographs"
a list of the financial assets held by an individual or a bank or other financial institution
"they were disappointed by the poor returns on their stock portfolio"
the role of the head of a government department
"he holds the portfolio for foreign affairs"
A case for carrying papers, drawings, photographs, maps and other flat documents.
The collection of such documents, especially the works of an artist or photographer.
The post and the responsibilities of a cabinet minister or other head of a government department.
The group of investments and other assets held by an investor.
Etymology: From Italian; cognate with the French portefeuille ("folder, wallet"), from the Latin verb portare ("to carry") and folium ("sheet"). The meaning "collection of responsibilities" came by extension in the 1930s.
a portable case for holding loose papers, prints, drawings, etc
hence: The office and functions of a minister of state or member of the cabinet; as, to receive the portfolio of war; to resign the portfolio
Etymology: [F. portefeuille; porter to carry + feuille a leaf. See Port to carry, and Folio.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
pōrt-fō′li-ō, n. a portable case for loose papers, drawings, &c.: a collection of such papers: the office of a minister of state. [Sp. portafolio—L. portāre, to carry, folium, a leaf.]
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
A portable case for keeping loose papers in. Hence, also, the office and functions of a minister of state or member of the cabinet; as, to receive the portfolio of war.
The accurate, specific and defined business, company, enterprise or organizational role, responsibilities, budget, goals, legislation, objectives, plans, processes, procedures, rules, strategy, structures, systems and vision assigned to a director or team of directors to lead, manage, control, update, review and report updates monthly to the director meetings.
The business portfolio is managed by the Managing Director and other directors have responsibility and accountability for various facets of the business.
Submitted by MaryC on April 14, 2020
The accurate, specific and defined unity government department, role, responsibilities, budget, goals, law, legislation, objectives, plans, processes, procedures, rules, strategy, structures, systems, vision and treaties assigned to a member of a unity government cabinet to lead, manage, control, update, review and report updates monthly to the unity government cabinet.
The member of unity goverment cabinet portfolio did include many facets.
Submitted by MaryC on March 10, 2020
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'portfolio' in Nouns Frequency: #1888
The numerical value of portfolio in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of portfolio in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
He has always proved able to value all the brands in his portfolio, unlike other managers have done in the past.
It is not enough ... to simply identify, monitor and evaluate, a broader set of proactive initiatives is required to help ensure that our regulatory program is fully addressing the increasingly complex portfolio composition and operations of today’s asset management industry.
We have avoided a number of [new issue] situations because of our stance on liquidity, when we do an analysis, liquidity is up there with the fundamentals of the credit and how the securities fit into our portfolio. There have been situations where it's the liquidity profile that's driven our decision not to invest in a new issue.
It may be the case that manufacturers will have to look very carefully at their portfolio of smaller diesel vehicles because the additional costs of that technology and the ability to package that technology within a smaller platform is a big challenge.
A lot of established products are diminishing assets, whereas the generics business is growing nicely for specialty injectables. The portfolio tends to be more durable.
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Translations for portfolio
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- χαρτοφυλάκιο, δείγμα εργασίας, υπουργείο, χαρτοφύλακαςGreek
- carpeta de trabajos, cartera de inversiones, portafolios, portafolio, carteraSpanish
- نمونه کارهاPersian
- ministerinsalkku, salkku, arvopaperisalkku, portfolio, osakesalkkuFinnish
- portefeuille, portfolioFrench
- tárca, portfólió, aktatáska, mappa, irattáskaHungarian
- portafoglio, cartellaItalian
- پورٹ فولیوUrdu
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