closed-end

adjective
\ ˈklōzd-ˈend How to pronounce closed-end (audio) \

Definition of closed-end

: 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

First Known Use of closed-end

circa 1938, in the meaning defined above

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“Closed-end.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/closed-end. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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closed-end

adjective

Legal Definition of closed-end

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

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