Translation of "pyramid scheme" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

pyramid scheme

noun [ C ] us 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

金字塔型投資(公司從新客戶處蒐集資金並非是為了他們的利益投資,而是用於清還舊帳的一種欺騙投資者的方式);老鼠會

(Translation of “pyramid scheme” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)