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Definition of

geared investment trust

Stockholding & Investments

investment trust using borrowed money to expand an investment company that borrows money in order to increase its portfolio. When the market is rising, stocks in a geared investment trust rise faster than those in an ungeared trust, but they fall faster when the market is falling.

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Definitions of ’geared investment trust’ and meaning of ’geared investment trust’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’geared investment trust’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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