Subsidiary

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A subsidiary, subsidiary company or daughter company is a company that is owned or controlled by another company, which is called the parent company, parent, or holding company.wikipedia
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Parent company

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A subsidiary, subsidiary company or daughter company is a company that is owned or controlled by another company, which is called the parent company, parent, or holding company.
Companies that operate under this management are deemed subsidiaries of the parent company.

Multinational corporation

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Subsidiaries are a common feature of business life and most multinational corporations organize their operations in this way.

Holding company

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A subsidiary, subsidiary company or daughter company is a company that is owned or controlled by another company, which is called the parent company, parent, or holding company. Examples include holding companies such as Berkshire Hathaway, Jefferies Financial Group, WarnerMedia, or Citigroup; as well as more focused companies such as IBM or Xerox.
A parent company is a company that owns enough voting stock in another firm (subsidiary) to control management and operations by influencing or electing its board of directors.

Takeover

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Not only is it possible that they could conceivably be competitors in the marketplace, but such arrangements happen frequently at the end of a hostile takeover or voluntary merger.

Ford of Britain

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Ford of Britain (officially Ford Motor Company Limited) is a British wholly owned subsidiary of Blue Oval Holdings, itself a subsidiary of Ford International Capital LLC, which is a subsidiary of Ford Motor Company.

Conglomerate (company)

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A conglomerate is a combination of multiple business entities operating in entirely different industries under one corporate group, usually involving a parent company and many subsidiaries.

WarnerMedia

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Examples include holding companies such as Berkshire Hathaway, Jefferies Financial Group, WarnerMedia, or Citigroup; as well as more focused companies such as IBM or Xerox.

Division (business)

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For this reason, they differ from divisions, which are businesses fully integrated within the main company, and not legally or otherwise distinct from it.
However, in a large organization, various parts of the business may be run by different subsidiaries, and a business division may include one or many subsidiaries.

Corporate group

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A parent and all its subsidiaries together are called a corporate, although this term can also apply to cooperating companies and their subsidiaries with varying degrees of shared ownership.

Associate company

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Ownership of over 50% creates a subsidiary, with its financial statements being consolidated into the parent's books.

Equity method

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Control of the investee, usually through ownership of more than 50% of voting stock, results in recognition of a subsidiary, whose financial statements must be consolidated with the parent's.

Zaibatsu

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Keiretsu, meaning "series" or "subsidiary", could be interpreted as being suggestive of this difference.

Consolidation (business)

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In this type of relationship the controlling company is the parent and the controlled company is the subsidiary.

Joint venture

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For example, if Company A purchases shares in Company B, it is possible that the transaction is not subject to merger control (because Company A had been deemed to already control Company B before the share purchase, under competition law rules), but at the same time Company A may be required to start consolidating Company B into its financial statements under the relevant accounting rules (because it had been treated as a joint venture before the purchase for accounting purposes).

Company

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A subsidiary, subsidiary company or daughter company is a company that is owned or controlled by another company, which is called the parent company, parent, or holding company.

Corporation

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The subsidiary can be a company, corporation, or limited liability company.

Limited liability company

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The subsidiary can be a company, corporation, or limited liability company.

State-owned enterprise

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In some cases it is a government or state-owned enterprise.

Imprint (trade name)

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In some cases, particularly in the music and book publishing industries, subsidiaries are referred to as imprints.

United States

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In the United States railroad industry, an operating subsidiary is a company that is a subsidiary but operates with its own identity, locomotives and rolling stock.

Rail transport

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In the United States railroad industry, an operating subsidiary is a company that is a subsidiary but operates with its own identity, locomotives and rolling stock.

Locomotive

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In the United States railroad industry, an operating subsidiary is a company that is a subsidiary but operates with its own identity, locomotives and rolling stock.

Rolling stock

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In the United States railroad industry, an operating subsidiary is a company that is a subsidiary but operates with its own identity, locomotives and rolling stock.