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investment company

noun
1.
a company that invests its funds in other companies and issues its own securities against these investments.
Also called investment trust.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35
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British Dictionary definitions for investment trust

investment trust

noun
1.
a financial enterprise that invests its subscribed capital in securities for its investors' benefit
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