seed money


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seed money

n.
Money used or needed to set up a new business or enterprise.

seed money

n
(Commerce) money used for the establishment of an enterprise

seed′ mon`ey


n.
capital for the initial stages of a new business or other enterprise, esp. for the initial operating costs.
[1940–45]
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Noun1.seed money - capital needed to set up a new business or enterpriseseed money - capital needed to set up a new business or enterprise
capital, working capital - assets available for use in the production of further assets
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LAHORE -- Struggling for expediting procedure to begin work on over $8 billion Main Line-1 (ML-1) under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), Pakistan Railways immediately wants approval of the finance ministry to use Rs2.368 billion - seed money allocated for completing feasibility study and initiating other preparatory works to connect Azad Jammu and Kashmir with the national rail network - for rehabilitation of track in southern Sindh, especially the Sukkur division (existing main line) keeping in view the increasing derailments.
This kitty was to get its seed money from taxes collected from betting firms.
The firm said that it has raised USD5.5m as seed money from Kleiner Perkins.
KARACHI -- Sindh government has failed to make functional Sindh Mental health Authority (SMHA) despite the passage of almost two years, while authority is still without promised seed money. The Sindh government had notified Sindh Mental HealthAuthority (SMHA) in October 2017 to make a policy for welfare of people suffering from mental disorders, but the authority is still without Rs25 million promised seed money and has no office space where its members could meet and work.
KARACHI -- The Sindh government had notified Sindh Mental Health Authority (SMHA) in October 2017 to make a policy for welfare of people suffering from mental disorders, but the authority is still without Rs25 million fund promised in seed money and has no office space where its members could meet and work.
Emerge receives $20 million in seed money from Greycroft Partners.
The annual Karandaaz Fintech Disrupt Challenge, supported by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, now in its third consecutive year running, supports FinTech sector in Pakistan and provides seed money to the most promising innovative responses for removing bottlenecks in Pakistan's financial services sector.
While Facebook users are still debating over whether they should discontinue using Facebook and delete their account from the popular social media network in light of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, a startup company dubbed Launch Incubator is offering seed money -- $100,000 to around seven companies, to create a successor to the Facebook via its OpenBook Challenge.
Sandy -- Dhati and Diha Oommen, sisters and co-CEOs of BUTTERBANDS, were awarded $5,000 of seed money for their business at the fourth annual SANDY AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Young Entrepreneurs Academy Shark Tank Investor Panel.
FSC announced its ban in late September, 20 South Korean startups said they had planned to raise seed money through ICOs.
M2 PHARMA-March 1, 2018-Nemysis announces EUR1m seed money for launch of four trademark products in iron deficiency & gluten intolerance
Werber explained that ADB finance will be the seed money to bring in the commercial financing.