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English definition of “capital-raising”

capital-raising

adjective [before noun]    
FINANCE relating to the actions that a company takes in order to find new capital to finance its activities : Schroders' first capital-raising exercise was a bond issue for a railway in Cuba in 1863.
(Definition of capital-raising adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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