2 by 1977 he had amassed enough capital to pull off the property deal of the century
money, finance(s), funds, the wherewithal, the means, assets, wealth, resources, reserves, deep pockets, stock, principal;
working capital, investment capital
informal dough, bread, loot, the ready, readies, shekels, moolah, the necessary, wad, boodle, dibs, gelt, ducats, rhino, gravy, scratch, stuff, oof
Australian/New Zealand informal Oscar
informal , dated splosh, green, tin
British dated l.s.d.