speculative investment

speculative investment
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speculative investment UK US noun [C or U] FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
an investment that carries a high level of risk of loss, or the activity of investing in these types of investment: »

The more people use housing as a form of speculative investment, the greater the risk of surges and collapses in value.

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He lost millions in a series of speculative investments.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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