Law Dictionary

accredited investor

noun ac·cred·it·ed investor \ə-ˈkre-də-təd-\

Legal Definition of accredited investor

  1. :  an investor that qualifies under the Securities Act of 1933 and related Securities and Exchange Commission regulations as one having at least a specified net worth


Learn More about accredited investor


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up accredited investor? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!