Definition of private placement in English:

private placement

noun

Stock Market
  • A sale of stocks, bonds, or securities directly to a private investor, rather than as part of a public offering.

    ‘the company may be close to a large private placement, which would raise capital without an SEC filing’
    • ‘Many investors turned Haider down during the first one or two private placements, only to invest later on.’
    • ‘Wealthy investors taking part in private placements tend to have lower expectations than VCs, another perk for entrepreneurs.’
    • ‘They were funded by a combination of extended credit from suppliers and a private placement with directors and shareholders.’
    • ‘The company's third fund-raising since its foundation will be its largest and last private placement before an initial public offering.’
    • ‘Borrowing is not to be confused with legitimate and allowable investments, such as private placements.’