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Noun: borrowed capital
  1. Capital which the business borrows from institutions or people; includes various debentures.
    "Capital contributed by the owner or entrepreneur of a business, and obtained, for example, by means of savings or inheritance, is known as own capital or equity, whereas that which is granted by another person or institution is called borrowed capital, and this must usually be paid back with interest."

Type of: capital, working capital

Encyclopedia: Borrowed capital