Definition of vulture fund in English:

vulture fund

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noun

Finance
  • A fund which invests in companies or properties which are performing poorly and may therefore be undervalued.
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    • Such complacency, they argue, only encourages the vulture funds to target investment trusts with wide discounts.
    • The slowdown in the commercial property market in Ireland may lead to vulture funds looking to obtain short-term value in the Irish market.
    • Bottom feeders, the vulture funds, are an important part of the process in a recovery like this.

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