Guide

Business assets: value, manage and protect

Introduction

There are two main types of business assets:

  • tangible assets: physical assets such as plant and machinery
  • intangible assets: such as your business' brand or know-how

This guide explains how you can identify, value, protect and manage your business' assets. It outlines the main types of tangible and intangible assets, and describes the importance of intellectual assets. It also includes information on transferring and selling assets.

The guide aims to help you to find the best ways to use your business' assets.