What does illiquid mean?

Definitions for illiquidɪˈlɪk wɪd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word illiquid.


  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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