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Definition of

initial capital

Finance

money used for starting firm the money that is used to start a business. Sources of initial capital might include personal funds, bank loans, grants, or credit from suppliers.

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

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