Definition of curb market in English:

curb market

Syllabification: curb mar·ket

noun

  • A market for selling shares not dealt with on the normal stock exchange.
    More example sentences
    • Meanwhile, private-equity funds are active traders in Vietnam's flourishing informal curb market in shares, which has a market capitalization of about $2 billion.
    • But if the banks were doing a better job of allocating capital in the first place, there would be less need for a curb market.
    • The Department shall supervise and control curb markets and shall enforce the provisions of this Section.

More definitions of curb market

Definition of curb market in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrə(ʊ)ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space