Definition of Investment. Meaning of Investment. Synonyms of Investment

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Definition of Investment

Investment
Investment In*vest"ment, n. 1. The act of investing, or the state of being invested. 2. That with which anyone is invested; a vestment. Whose white investments figure innocence. --Shak. 3. (Mil.) The act of surrounding, blocking up, or besieging by an armed force, or the state of being so surrounded. The capitulation was signed by the commander of the fort within six days after its investments. --Marshall. 4. The laying out of money in the purchase of some species of property; the amount of money invested, or that in which money is invested. Before the investment could be made, a change of the market might render it ineligible. --A. Hamilton. An investment in ink, paper, and steel pens. --Hawthorne.

Meaning of Investment from wikipedia

- Investment is the dedication of an ****et to attain an increase in value over a period of time. Investment requires a sacrifice of some present ****et,...
- Investment banking pertains to certain activities of a financial services company or a corporate division that consist in advisory-based financial transactions...
- Investment management is the professional ****et management of various securities, including shareholdings, bonds, and other ****ets, such as real estate...
- Mubadala Investment Company PJSC (Arabic: شركة مبادلة للاستثمار), or simply Mubadala, is an Emirati state-owned holding company that acts as a sovereign...
- An investment company is a financial institution prin****lly engaged in holding, managing and investing securities. These companies in the United States...
- An investment fund is a way of investing money alongside other investors in order to benefit from the inherent advantages of working as part of a group...
- An alternative investment (also called an alternative ****et) is an investment in any ****et class excluding stocks, bonds, and cash. The term is a relatively...
- Return on investment (ROI) or return on costs (ROC) is a ratio between net income (over a period) and investment (costs resulting from an investment of some...
- In macroeconomics, investment "consists of the additions to the nation's capital stock of buildings, equipment, software, and inventories during a year"...
- Cascade Investment, L.L.C. is an American holding company and private investment firm headquartered in Kirkland, Washington, United States. It is controlled...