Investment Firm

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Definition: Investment Firm

Full Definition of Investment Firm

An investment firm or investment house is a business that engages in investing or investing services as a major business. Some are brokers but others specialize in behind the scenes, i.e., back-office services. Bond trading, research, portfolio management, and making a market in over-the-counter securities are typical functions.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Investment Firm are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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