Definition of institutional investor in English:

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institutional investor

Entry from US English dictionary

noun

Finance
A large organization, such as a bank, pension fund, labor union, or insurance company, that makes substantial investments on the stock exchange.
Example sentences
  • They will initially be offered to institutional investors such as banks, pension funds, and insurance holdings.
  • Banks and institutional investors are showing a healthy appetite for financing these deals.
  • The local securities market was still very illiquid and risky for pension funds and other institutional investors.

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Syllabification: in·sti·tu·tion·al in·ves·tor

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