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trade investment

Stockholding & Investments

investment of one business in another the action or process of one business making a loan to another, or buying stock in another. The latter may be the first stages of a friendly takeover bid.

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

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