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debenture

Pronunciation: /dɪˈbentʃər; dɪˈbentʃə(r)/

Translation of debenture in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1debenture (bond) [Finance] obligación (feminine), bono (masculine), debenture (masculine) (Chile) (before noun/delante del nombre) debenture capital capital (masculine) en obligaciones debenture holder obligacionista (masculine and feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Debt takes many forms - from bonds, debentures, bank loans and notes payable, to other more complicated forms of debt units.
    • Today these phantom bonds total about $3.2 trillion, or 42 percent of the government's total outstanding debentures.
    • Traders in the bond division may have sub-specializations, such as government or corporate money market instruments or bonds, or even such instruments as debentures.
    1.2 (customs voucher) certificado (masculine) de aduanas

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