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investment trust

n
(Banking & Finance) a financial enterprise that invests its subscribed capital in securities for its investors' benefit
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Noun1.investment trust - a financial institution that sells shares to individuals and invests in securities issued by other companiesinvestment trust - a financial institution that sells shares to individuals and invests in securities issued by other companies
hedge fund, hedgefund - a flexible investment company for a small number of large investors (usually the minimum investment is $1 million); can use high-risk techniques (not allowed for mutual funds) such as short-selling and heavy leveraging
mutual fund company, open-end fund, open-end investment company, mutual fund - a regulated investment company with a pool of assets that regularly sells and redeems its shares
closed-end fund, closed-end investment company - a regulated investment company that issues a fixed number of shares which are listed on a stock market
face-amount certificate company - a regulated investment company that pays a stated amount to certificate holders on a stated maturity date
Real Estate Investment Trust, REIT - an investment trust that owns and manages a pool of commercial properties and mortgages and other real estate assets; shares can be bought and sold in the stock market
unit investment trust, unit trust - a regulated investment company consisting of professional managers who issue redeemable securities representing a portfolio of many different securities; "you can invest in a unit investment trust for as little as $1000"
nondepository financial institution - a financial institution that funds their investment activities from the sale of securities or insurance
fixed investment trust, nondiscretionary trust - an investment trust that can buy only those securities listed when the trust was organized
Translations

investment trust

nfondo comune di investimento
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Net assets of Japan's investment trusts fell to a new 16-year low in March for the fourth time in as many months, reflecting a sharp drop in assets of stock investment trusts as a result of the stock market slump, the Investment Trusts Association of Japan said Friday.
Investment trusts are companies quoted on the London Stock Exchange, which exist purely to make money for their shareholders.
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The National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT) is the trade association for REITs and publicly traded real estate companies.
may move into the domestic marketing of investment trusts it would set up overseas, a company executive said Friday.
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He has served as audit partner for a number of publicly traded real estate investment trusts, including American Financial Realty Trust, Brandywine Realty Trust, Keystone Property Trust, and Universal Health Realty Income Trust.
Hughes was involved in numerous public and private debt and equity offerings and during his tenure, Wellsford became one of the first real estate investment trusts to obtain an investment grade rating.
American Mortgage Acceptance Company ("AMAC") (AMEX:AMC), a real estate investment trust specializing in multifamily housing finance, will participate in and present at the annual National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts ("NAREIT") Institutional Investor Forum in New York City.

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