Business / Finance / Bondholder: The firm often has stockholders and bondholders. In a liquidation, the bondholders have first priority.

Conflict Between Bondholders And Stockholders

Business / Finance / Conflict Between Bondholders And Stockholders: The written statement that follows any 'trade' in the securities markets. Confirmation is issued immediately after a trade is executed. It spells out settlement date, terms, commission, etc. MORE

Subpart F

Business / Finance / Subpart F: A provision in a bond indenture that restricts the issuer's future borrowing by subordinating future lenders' claims on the firm to those of the existing bondholders. MORE

Wi Wi

Business / Finance / Wi Wi: A nickname for the Washington Public Power Supply System, which in the 1970s raised billions of dollars through municipal bond offerings, the projects that never materialized. WPPSS defaulted on the p MORE

Mortgage-Backed Security

Business / Taxes / Mortgage-Backed Security: Mortgage-backed securities are created when the sponsor buys up mortgages from lenders, pools them, and packages them for sale to the public, a process known as securitization. The securities are avai MORE

Stamp Duty

Business / Finance / Stamp Duty: All parties that have an interest, financial or otherwise, in a firm-stockholders, creditors, bondholders, employees, customers, management, the community, and the government. MORE


Business / Finance / Collection: A security backed by a pool of pass-through rates , structured so that there are several classes of bondholders with varying maturities, called tranches. The principal payments from the underlying poo MORE