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melt up

Of a financial market, to experience a sudden and dramatic increase in performance as a result of an unexpected influx of investments, especially to a risky or unstable degree. Analysts worry that the sub-prime property market will begin melting up again now that regulations have been reversed.
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melt-up

A sudden and dramatic increase in the performance of tradeable assets in a financial market as a result of an unexpected influx of investors, especially to a risky or unstable degree. Analysts worry that we could be in for a melt-up in the sub-prime property market now that regulations have been reversed.
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