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capital asset pricing modelnoun [C]

uk   us   ( abbreviation CAPM)
FINANCE a ​method of ​calculating the ​value of an ​investment using the ​relationship between ​risk and the ​amount of ​profit that an ​investor expects to make: The ​articleexamines the ​capitalassetpricingmodel for the Greek ​stockmarket using ​weeklystockreturns from 100 ​companieslisted on the Athens ​stockexchange.
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