Definitions for "Capital formation"
The transfer of savings from households and governments to the business sector, resulting in increased output and economic expansion.
is growth in the stock of plant and equipment. capital gain is the increase in the market value of any asset above the price originally paid.   The capital gain is realized when the asset is actually sold.
Expansion of capital or capital goods through savings, which leads to economic growth.
Collection of monies, both equity and loan, for startup of a business.
The raising of debt or equity funds for real estate projects.