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5 A B C D E F G H I J L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z

Investing in small, private up-and-coming companies.

A measure of how much a share moves up and down in price over a period of time.


In certain circumstances, an external valuer must be appointed to value the investment company assets.  More information can be found in the ‘Valuation’ chapter.