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  1. illiquid(Adjective)

    lacking liquidity

    Investment in illiquid assets may prove to be a mistake if the market turns down.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of illiquid in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of illiquid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Gershon Distenfeld:

    I think ETFs can be great products, they just don't work where there's an illiquid market.

  2. Marty Fridson:

    For stuff that's illiquid even under ordinary conditions, anyone who sells under present conditions will take a bath.

  3. David Peden:

    Those two plans have gotten to a funding status that we no longer feel comfortable having them in certain illiquid asset classes such as private equity.

  4. Morgan Stanley spokesman James Wiggins:

    Graystone stands behind its review process. Third Avenue has a strong track record as an investment manager and has found historical success in illiquid instruments.

  5. Marty Fridson:

    Precisely because these (assets) are hard to price, they won't necessarily show the full extent of the market decline, that can make a fund with lots of illiquid security look better than a fund with big, liquid names where the price declines are very transparent.

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