gilt edged

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Issued by the Bank of England
Having gilded edges
Of the highest quality
having gilded edges as the pages of a book of the highest quality or value; "gilt-edged securities"; "gilt-edged credentials
Gilt-edged stocks or securities are issued by the government for people to invest in for a fixed period of time at a fixed rate of interest. gilt-edged stocks or shares do not give you much interest (=additional money) but are considered very safe as they are sold mainly by governments
Having a gilt edge; as, gilt-edged paper
Of the best quality; said of negotiable paper, etc
gilt edged