a financial institution that deals chiefly in the underwriting of new securities.
- Investment bond
noun 1. a single-premium life-assurance policy in which a fixed sum is invested in an asset-backed fund
noun, Metallurgy. 1. a casting process in which an expendable pattern is surrounded by an investment compound and then baked so that the investment is hardened to form a mold and the pattern material may be melted and run off.
noun 1. a company that invests its funds in other companies and issues its own securities against these investments.
- Investment grade
noun a level of credit rating for stocks considered to have minimal risk for investors