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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “pyramid scheme”

pyramid scheme

noun [C]   US
a way of deceiving investors (= people giving money to acompany hoping to get more back) in which money that a company receives from new customers is not invested to their advantage , but is used instead to pay debts owed to existing customers
宝塔形集资(公司从新客户处搜集资金并非是为了他们的利益投资,而是用于清还旧账的一种欺骗投资者的方式)
Fraud and corruptionFinancial investments and the stock market
(Definition of pyramid scheme noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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