parking

Putting money into safe investments such as money market investments while deciding where to invest the money. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary

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park park 2 verb [transitive] FINANCE
if someone parks money, shares etc they leave them with another person or organization. If an investor does this to hide the fact that they own the money, shares etc, they are breaking the law:

• Fund assets are parked to avoid exposing too large a portion to the risk of loss in the markets.

• He was accused of helping investors park stock to conceal their true ownership.

— parking noun [uncountable] :

• He pleaded guilty to one count of engaging in a stock parking arrangement with a speculator.

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parking UK US /ˈpɑːkɪŋ/ noun [U] WORKPLACE, TRANSPORT
the act of leaving a car somewhere for a period of time: »

Parking is forbidden in the city centre.

»

a no-parking zone

a space or area where vehicles can be left: »

We offer free parking to all members.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • parking — [ parkiŋ ] n. m. • 1926, répandu v. 1945; mot angl., de to park « parquer, garer (une voiture) » ♦ Anglic. 1 ♦ Action de parquer (une voiture). ⇒ garage, parcage, stationnement. Parking autorisé. Parking payant. 2 ♦ Par ext. Parc de stationnement …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • parking — pàrking m <N mn nzi> DEFINICIJA razg. 1. prostor uređen za parkiranje većeg broja vozila; parkiralište [parking prostor; parking platforma; parking sat] 2. v. parkiranje ETIMOLOGIJA engl. parking …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • parking — n. The act of maneuvering a vehicle into a location where it can be left temporarily. [WordNet 1.5] 2. A space or spaces in which a vehicle can be parked; as, there is plenty of parking behind the store. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • parking — PÁRKING parkinguri n. Loc pentru staţionarea (mai) îndelungată a autovehiculelor; parcaj; parcare. /cuv. engl. Trimis de siveco, 22.08.2004. Sursa: NODEX  PÁRKING s.n. (Anglicism) Parcaj; loc de parcare pentru automobile. [pl. uri, scris şi… …   Dicționar Român

  • parking — / pɑ:kiŋ/, it. / parking/ s. ingl. [der. di (to ) park parcheggiare ], usato in ital. al masch., non com. 1. [l operazione di parcheggiare un autovettura]. 2. (estens.) [luogo dov è consentito di lasciare le autovetture in sosta] ▶◀ [➨ parcheggio …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • parking — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż IIa, D. u {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} strzeżone lub niestrzeżone, wydzielone miejsce przeznaczone do dłuższego postoju większej liczby pojazdów mechanicznych (zwykle plac, rzadziej jedno lub wielokondygnacyjny budynek) :… …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • parking — → parquin …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • parking — (del inglés; pronunciamos parkin ) sustantivo masculino 1. Aparcamiento …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Parking — [ Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA.] Parking is the act of stopping a vehicle and leaving it unoccupied for more than a brief time. It is against the law virtually everywhere to park a vehicle in the middle of a highway or… …   Wikipedia

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  • parking — park|ing S3 [ˈpa:kıŋ US ˈpa:r ] n [U] 1.) the act of parking a car or other vehicle ▪ No Parking ▪ a £45 parking fine parking space/place/spot ▪ I couldn t find a parking space near the shops. 2.) spaces in which you can leave a car or other… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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