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risk capital

noun
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
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risk capital

noun
1.
(mainly Brit) capital invested in an issue of ordinary shares, esp of a speculative enterprise Also called venture capital
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risk capital (venture capital)

Money invested in high-risk enterprises.

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