Dressing up a portfolio


Money managers' strategy to make transactions for the sole purpose of making a portfolio look good to the investor near the end of a reporting period. See: Window dressing

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Copyright © 2011 Campbell R. Harvey, Professor of Finance, Fuqua School of Business at Duke University

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Growth stage

In context of private equity, the state of a company when it has received one or more rounds of financing and is generating revenue from its product or service. Also known as middle... Read More

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