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English definition of “deferred equity”

deferred equity

noun [U]    
ACCOUNTING money that is borrowed by a company or an organization that can be changed into shares at a future date
(Definition of deferred equity noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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