Consumer Debenture

Business / Finance / Consumer Debenture: Federal legislation establishing rules for the disclosure of the terms of a loan to protect borrowers. See: Truth in lending.

Debenture Bond

Business / Finance / Debenture Bond: Any debt obligation backed strictly by the borrower's integrity, e.g. an unsecured bond. A debenture is documented in an indenture. MORE

Debenture Stock

Business / Finance / Debenture Stock: An unsecured bond whose holder has the claim of a general creditor on all assets of the issuer not pledged specifically to secure other debt. Compare subordinated debenture bond and collateral trust b MORE

Debenture

Business / Accounting / Debenture: This is a type of share issued by a limited company. It is the safest type of share in that it is really a loan to the company and is usually tied to some of the company's assets so should the company MORE

Consumers

Science / Biology / Consumers: The higher levels in a food pyramid; consist of primary consumers, which feed on the producers, and secondary consumers, which feed on the primary consumers. MORE

Consumer-Oriented Agricultural Products

Business / Agriculture / Consumer-Oriented Agricultural Products: One of three broad categories of agricultural products used by the Foreign Agricultural Service to report export and import data under its BICO system. (The others are bulk commodities and intermediat MORE

Debentures (Unsecured Bonds)

Business / Accounting / Debentures (Unsecured Bonds): Bonds for which no collateral has been pledged. MORE

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