Glossary

Here you find our glossary which is structured in an alphabetical order. Please klick on the relevant letter block and follow the link.
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EBIT
Earnings before interest and taxes. IVG also refers to EBIT as operating earnings.
EBITDA
Abbreviation of earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation.
EPRA index
Share index tracking the performance of the 70 largest European real estate companies. EPRA (European Public Real Estate Association) is the European association of publicly listed property companies. Its members include companies such as IVG, and financial analysts, investors, auditors and advisors.
Equity ratio
Shareholders’ equity as a proportion of the balance sheet total. Calculations based on fair value valuations include unrealised capital gains, in contrast to calculations based on depreciated cost.