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English definition of “equity market”

equity market

the buying and selling of shares: You can trade over the phone on the UK equity markets. New figures released today show that private investors are flocking back to the equity market.
(Definition of equity market noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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