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English definition of “financial deregulation”

financial deregulation

noun [U]
 
 
FINANCE, GOVERNMENT
the process of removing government rules controlling the way that banks and other financial organizations operate: The process of financial deregulation began in the late 1970s.
(Definition of financial deregulation from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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