profit-sharing plan

profit-sharing plan
An incentive system providing that employees share in company's profits through a cash fund or a deferred plan used to buy stock or bonds. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary

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  • Profit-Sharing Plan — A plan that gives employees a share in the profits of the company. Each employee receives a percentage of those profits based on the company s earnings. Also known as deferred profit sharing plan or DPSP . This is a great way to give employees a… …   Investment dictionary

  • Deferred Profit Sharing Plan - DPSP — An employer sponsored Canadian profit sharing plan that is registered with the Canadian Revenue Agency. On a periodic basis, the employer shares the profits made from the business with all employees or a designated group of employees. Employees… …   Investment dictionary

  • profit-sharing plan — An arrangement in a corporation whereby the compensation of officers, agents, or employees is in part dependent upon or payable out of profits of the business. 19 Am J2d Corp §§ 1413 et seq …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Profit sharing — Profit sharing, when used as a special term, refers to various incentive plans introduced by businesses that provide direct or indirect payments to employees that depend on company s profitability in addition to employees regular salary and… …   Wikipedia

  • profit sharing — profitsharing, adj. the sharing of profits, as between employer and employee, esp. in such a way that the employee receives, in addition to wages, a share in the profits of the business. [1880 85] * * * System by which employees are paid a share… …   Universalium

  • profit-sharing — UK US (also profit sharing) noun [U] ► HR a system by which employees receive a part of the profits of a business: »The company s costs increased due to higher employee profit sharing. »a profit sharing agreement/plan/scheme …   Financial and business terms

  • profit sharing — profit shar·ing n: a plan under which employees receive a part of the profits of an enterprise Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • Profit-sharing agreement (USA) — A profit sharing agreement in the United States is the agreement that establishes a pension plan maintained by the employer to share its profits with its employees.HistoryA profit sharing agreement used to be supplemental to a type of pension… …   Wikipedia

  • employee profit-sharing — emˌployee ˈprofit sharing noun [uncountable] HUMAN RESOURCES 1. another name for employee ownership: • The employee profit sharing plan holds about a 45% stake in the company. 2. a way of rewarding workers who have helped a company achieve high… …   Financial and business terms

  • profit-sharing scheme — A scheme by which employees share in the profits of a business, usually through some type of share ownership. See employee share ownership plan; employee share ownership trust; savings related share option scheme; share option See also gain… …   Big dictionary of business and management

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