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Definition of

idle capital

Finance

firm's unused money and property the money and assets of a business that are not being invested productively.

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

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