Refinancing a debt on or before its maturity. Putting money into investments or another type of reserve fund, to provide for future pension or welfare plans. To provide funds for a project.
Financing, providing funds. see also equity funding, grant, refunding.
Used to describe the refinancing of a debt prior to its maturity (the same as refunding). In corporate finance refers to the floating of bonds to raise finance and levels of capital. See also: refunding.