funds


funds
/fʌndz/ plural noun
1. money which is available for spending
The company has no funds to pay for the research programme.
the company called for extra funds the company asked for more money
to convert funds to another purpose to use money for a wrong purpose
to convert funds to your own use to use someone else’s money for yourself
2. government stocks and securities
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‘…small innovative companies have been hampered for lack of funds’ [Sunday Times]
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‘…the company was set up with funds totalling NorKr 145m’ [Lloyd’s List]

Dictionary of banking and finance. 2015.

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