dear money

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Dear money

British term for tight money.

Dear Money

A market or security with high trading volume and a small bid-ask spread. However, an investor can profit in a dear money market, especially if he/she trades large numbers of securities. When the bid-ask spread is narrow, an investor may have difficulty making more than a small return for each trade, but sheer numbers can make returns add to a substantial amount. The term is mainly used in the United Kingdom and corresponds to the American term tight market.

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She often got into the carriage against her will; she saw herself surrounded by servants who were distasteful to her; she no longer had the handling of her dear money,--she who had known herself free to spend money, and did not spend it.
These measures we are taking, but at this point of time, I cannot accept the dear money policy or credit curbing because that will have an adverse impact on overall growth," he added.
In personal terms, cheap money is a transfer between generations - as is dear money in the opposite direction.
This holiday season, there is no need to break your dear money jar.