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English definition of “gilt-edged market”

gilt-edged market

noun [C]     (also gilts market) FINANCE
the financial market for British government bonds: The fund invests in government stocks according to the trends of the gilt-edged market.
(Definition of gilt-edged market noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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