Definition of “bear raid” - English Dictionary

business-english dictionary

“bear raid” in Business English

See all translations

bear raidnoun [ C ]

uk us FINANCE, STOCK MARKET

a practice that is usually illegal of selling a lot of shares in a company in an attempt to force the share price down:

Shares in the company have been subject to an aggressive bear raid over recent weeks.

(Definition of “bear raid” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)