Meaning of “investment bank” in the English Dictionary

"investment bank" in British English

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investment banknoun [ C ]

uk /ɪnˈvest.mənt ˌbæŋk/ us /ɪnˈvest.mənt ˌbæŋk/

(Definition of “investment bank” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"investment bank" in Business English

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investment banknoun [ C ]

uk us BANKING, FINANCE

a bank that helps companies and organizations to buy and sell shares, bonds, etc. and helps companies to buy or merge (= join) with other companies:

The telecoms analyst at the investment bank estimated that the business was worth around €1bn..
an American/British/Japanese investment bank
a Wall Street/City investment bank

(Definition of “investment bank” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)