marketable security

Definition

Security that probably could be converted into cash quickly and easily. Such securities will generally have highly liquid markets allowing the security to be sold at a reasonable price very quickly.

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It was marketable security and that meant that it could be converted into cash very quickly and very easily as well.

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The marketable security was optimal to be included in the portfolio because the requirements of the portfolio were high liquidity.

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When Simon when to the bank, he saw that his level of marketable security on his investments was very low and that he needed to increase the liquidity of his assets.

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