Hard decisions about economic reforms and investment rules have been postponed, and the economy has slowed.
A few European pension funds have changed their investment policies.
The initial value of their investment, Vi, is only a few years of youth but the final value, Vf, is a life of luxury.
That fall, when Hakamian tried to claim his investment to finish paying for dental school, he was given nothing but promises.
Dalio doles out life advice and investment returns in equal measure.
These measures were consequent on the investment of Bayonne.
Of course the first investment is the most dangerous gamble, and that's why everybody is shy.
Our investment, our training, our planning --all are paying off.
But although the investment of Toulon was complete, it was weak.
Care will be taken that the investment shall not reach three hundred thousand, or pass far beyond two hundred and fifty thousand.
1590s, "act of putting on vestments" (a sense now found in investiture); later "act of being invested with an office, right, endowment, etc." (1640s); and "surrounding and besieging of a military target" (1811); see invest + -ment. Commercial sense is from 1610s, originally of the finances of the East India Company; general use is from 1740 in the sense of "conversion of money to property in hopes of profit," and by 1837 in the sense "amount of money so invested; property viewed as a vehicle for profit." For evolution of commercial senses, see invest.
The purchase of property with the expectation that its value will increase over time.