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English definition of “retail investment”

retail investment

noun [C or U]    
FINANCE an investment made by a member of the public rather than a business or financial organization, or these investments considered together: Unlike unit trusts or bank deposit accounts, these are not standard retail investments.
(Definition of retail investment noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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