monetisation monetisation

Definition(s):

  • (n) establishing something (e.g. gold or silver) as the legal tender of a country

Usage(s):

  • At the end of the piece Congdon tells Evans-Pritchard that "the Federal Reserve and other central banks will be forced to engage in outright monetisation of government debt by .

News

  • Twitter Forcing Media Previews On Web Client Users Is Not Cool - But Feels Inevitable As It Preps IPO

    And so it begins. Twitter, now firmly on the road to IPO, has equally firmly turned its attention to monetisation -- which means it's turning on new features that are designed, first and foremost, with advertisers in mind. And with the goal of attracting a more mainstream user-base. Exhibit A: in-stream photo and video previews on the Twitter web client and Android and iOS apps.
    on October 31, 2013     Source: TechCrunch

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