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concentration risk


risk related to lack of variety in lending the risk of loss to a financial institution as a result of having too many outstanding loans concentrated in a particular instrument, with a particular type of borrower, or in a particular country

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Definitions of ’concentration risk’ and meaning of ’concentration risk’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’concentration risk’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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