Business / Finance / International Finance Subsidiary: A subsidiary incorporated in the U.S., usually in Delaware, whose sole purpose once was to issue debentures overseas and invest the proceeds in foreign operations, with the interest paid to foreign bondholders not subject to U.S. withholding tax. Elimination of the corporate withholding tax has ended the need for this type of subsidiary.
Finance Noun Synonyms: fund, subvene, invest in, back, capitalize, underwrite, subsidize, pay for, bankroll
Finance Adverb Synonyms: resource(s), banking, accounting, economics, money (management), business, commerce, (financial) affairs, investment
International Adjective Synonyms: supranational, global, worldwide, universal, intercontinental, cosmopolitan, ecumenic(al) or oecumenic(al), foreign
Subsidiary Preposition Synonyms: ancillary (to), secondary (to), auxiliary (to), lesser (than), additional (to), supplementary or supplemental (to), complementary (to), accessory (to), subordinate (to), adjuvant (to)
Technology / Motorcycle / International Six Day Enduro (ISDE): The oldest "off road" motorcycle event on the FIM Calendar. (Originally titled the "International Six Day Trial," or ISDE, since 1980 it has been called the "ISD Enduro.") First held in 1913 at Carlis MORE
Business / Finance / International Security Market Association (ISMA): Swiss law association located in Zurich that regroups all the participants on the Eurobond primary and secondary markets. Establishes uniform trading procedures in the international bond markets. MORE