Define: Renationalisation

UK Accounting Glossary

Definition: Renationalisation

Quick Summary of Renationalisation

A nationalisation of something which had previously been nationalised and then privatised.

What is the dictionary definition of Renationalisation?

Dictionary Definition

The process of bringing a business or industry back under government ownership after it has been privatised. The threat of renationalisation is sometimes seen as a significant risk factor affecting investments in developing countries.


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Definition Sources

Definitions for Renationalisation are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

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

This glossary post was last updated: 28th December 2019.