sophisticated investor

noun
so·​phis·​ti·​cat·​ed investor

Legal Definition of sophisticated investor

: an investor that qualifies under the Securities Act of 1933 and related Securities and Exchange Commission regulations as one having sufficient knowledge and expertise in financial matters to weigh the value and risks of an investment

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“Sophisticated investor.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/sophisticated%20investor. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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