Definition of undercapitalized
: having too little capital for efficient operation an undercapitalized business
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At the end of March, its equity capital had dwindled to $3.5 million, making the bank significantly undercapitalized.
In American eyes, Europeans have long looked both undercapitalized and overly reliant on complex models that minimize requirements.
Management attributed the decision to lending restrictions slapped on the company after bank examiners uncovered a raft of bad loans and declared NextCard (NXCD) to be significantly undercapitalized.
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Legal Definition of undercapitalized
: having too little capital for efficient operation undercapitalized companies
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