I've always had good luck, and I thought it was another stroke of good fortune to be invested with the legendary Bernard Madoff.
In short, municipalities could only get back eight cents on every dollar that was invested in publicly built stadiums and arenas.
It also meant that some investors' money was not invested for their own benefit but went into Madoff's personal assets.
They then took the borrowed money and invested it in Greek bonds and in loans to customers around the Mediterranean and Adriatic.
Last year, she invested in Famous Famiglia, an eatery on the new concourse of the Sacramento International Airport.
The money they invested as a loan to the Allies was applied by them to buying American goods.
So powerful is genius, when it is invested with the glitter of affluence!
His money was invested 364 in more than one apparently promising speculation.
He invested the ceremony with all the pomp he could command.
Ancient mythology venerated the olive tree above all others, and invested it with many charming bits of fiction.
late 14c., "to clothe in the official robes of an office," from Latin investire "to clothe in, cover, surround," from in "in, into" (see in- (2)) + vestire "to dress, clothe" (see wear). The meaning "use money to produce profit" first attested 1610s in connection with the East Indies trade, and is probably a borrowing of Italian investire (13c.) from the same Latin root, via the notion of giving one's capital a new form. The military meaning "to besiege" is from c.1600. Related: Invested; investing.