blank check company

blank check company
blank check company UK US noun [C] FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
a new company that has no detailed business plan or that has been formed in order to buy other companies: »

Investors in blank check companies should be aware of the risks they are taking.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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