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Investment

The placement of a particular sum of money in business ventures, real estate, or Securities of a permanent nature so that it will produce an income.

investment

n. the money put into use for profit, or the property or business interest purchased for profit. (See: invest)

investment

noun backing, capital invested, capital outlay, employment of capital, endowment, financial backkng, financing, invested capital, invested money, invested property, loan, loan at interest, outlay, speculation, venture
Associated concepts: investment broker, investment connract, investment security, investment trust
See also: advance, advancement, binder, deputation, equity, expenditure, fund, loan, securities, security, share, stock, venture

investment

the process by which funds are deployed with the object of producing gain, either in the form of income or addition to capital.
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Net cash used in investing activities (payments received for sale of facility, capital expenditures, etc.
The Bank Statement of Cash Flows Year Ended December 31, 19Xl Net cash provided by operating activities $xx Net cash used in investing activities - xx Net cash provided by financing activities xx Net increase (decrease) in cash and cash equivalents xx Cash and cash equivalents at beginning of year xx Cash and cash equivalents at end of year xx