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closed–end

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adjective \ˈklōzd-ˈend\

Definition of closed–end

  1. :  having a fixed capitalization of shares that are traded on the market at prices determined by the operation of the law of supply and demand <a closed–end investment company> — compare open-end



Circa 1938

First Known Use of closed–end

circa 1938


Law Dictionary

closed–end

adjective

Legal Definition of closed–end

  1. :  having a fixed capitalization of shares that are traded on the market at prices determined by supply and demand <a closed{ndash}end investment company> — compare open-end




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