investment firm

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Noun1.investment firm - a financial institution that sells shares to individuals and invests in securities issued by other companiesinvestment firm - 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
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The Central Bank of Ireland has published a warning about an unauthorised investment firm offering financial services and also listed the names of authorized firms on the Central Banka s website.
From modest beginnings on Wall Street to the formation of his own investment firm, Fefferman continues to draw from his well-rounded skills and knowledge in order to handle some of the nation's highest profile transactions.
This arbitrage most often takes the form of a block of policies that have been included in a life settlement vehicle created by the investment firm.
The report said SMFG plans to directly take such a sizable stake in the investment firm to boost synergies by combining its own customer base with the investment firm's expertise.
The SOP may not be applied to engagements in which the investment firm has not yet adopted the redrafted AIMRPPS standards.
LOUISVILLE, KY: A group of commercial property owners, real estate brokers and a national real estate investment firm filed a federal lawsuit here challenging "protectionist regulations and practices" instituted by the Kentucky Real Estate Commission in connection with the acquisition and sale of commercial real estate.

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