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bankruptcy filing

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

To seek legal protection from creditors through the courts, as in Chapter 11, or for creditors to force a liquidation of the firm, as in Chapter 13.

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bills payable

Overview page. Subjects: Accounting.

An item that may appear in a firm’s accounts under current liabilities, summarizing the bills of exchange being held, which will have to be paid when they mature.

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confirmed

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

(USA).

A settlement plan that is consented to by all creditors for a firm in Chapter 11 (cf. assented securities).

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cram down

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

(USA).

The imposition on the dissenting minority of creditors of a restructuring of a firm in Chapter 11 by the court (cf. assented securities).

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credit

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

1 The system by which goods or services are provided in return for deferred rather than immediate payment. Credit may be provided by the seller, or by a bank or finance...

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debt

Overview page. Subjects: Arts and Humanities — Social Sciences.

Debt of honour a debt that is not legally recoverable, especially a sum lost in gambling.

See also death pays all debts, national debt, out of debt, out of danger.

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debtor

Overview page. Subjects: Economics — Accounting.

The part of the assets shown in a balance sheet consisting of debts due to a firm. Debts due to be paid in the next accounting period have to be distinguished from those due to be paid...

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debtor-creditor agreement

Overview page. Subjects: Law.

A consumer-credit agreement regulated by the Consumer Credit Act 1974. It may be:(1) a restricted-use credit agreement to finance a transaction between the debtor and a supplier in which...

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debtor-creditor-supplier agreement

Overview page. Subjects: Law.

A consumer-credit agreement regulated by the Consumer Credit Act 1974. It may be:(1) a restricted-use credit agreement to finance a transaction between the debtor and the creditor, which...

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deed of arrangement

Overview page. Subjects: Law — Business and Management.

A written agreement between a debtor and his or her creditors that has been registered as such with the Insolvency Service. The agreement may take the form of a composition of debts or a...

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