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(Banking & Finance) Brit an investment trust that issues units for public sale, the holders of which are creditors and not shareholders with their interests represented by a trust company independent of the issuing agency
1. an investment company having a fixed portfolio of securities that are held to maturity, each investor sharing in the profits proportionately.
2. a type of mutual fund in which an investor must invest a specified amount of money each month or quarter.
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|Noun||1.||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"|