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Definition of

real money

  • 1.

    capital from investors who have not borrowed investment capital provided by investors such as pension funds, some insurance companies, retail mutual funds, and high net worth individuals who are not borrowing it from other sources

  • 2.

    bills and coins money available as bills and coins to spend, rather than existing only as items on financial accounts

  • 3.

    lots of money a very large amount of money

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

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