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  • n. Plural form of debenture.


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  • Some schools are selling what are known as debentures, which are typically interest-free loans, to parents costing upward of US$80,000.

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  • Although such a solution, i.e. transforming most of the subprime mortgage-back securities into medium term debentures, would have to be adapted to the peculiar American situation, this can be done.

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  • Interest on these debentures is paid by the I.D.B. at something above the corresponding rate on Canadian Government bonds.

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  • Surely as our capital expenditures decrease and the debentures from the 50's and 60's are redeemed we can reorder our priorities to provide for this expenditure.

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  • Under GAAP, the extension of the long-term debentures results in a one-time gain of $205,197. News Articles

  • The change to the maturity date of the long-term debentures, held by arms-length parties, however, under GAAP requires revaluation as if the old debt was extinguished and new debt re-issued under new terms and reflecting a current market interest rate. News Articles

  • This amount reduces the fair value of the debentures and is shown as a gain on extension of the long-term debentures in the consolidated financial statements. News Articles

  • Interest continues to be paid monthly on the remaining long-term debentures of $995,000 represented by CIBC Mellon Trust Company. News Articles

  • Bell Canada announces offering of $1 billion in medium-term debentures The Canadian Press, June 23, 2009 - 7: 27 p.m.

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  • MONTREAL - Bell Canada (TSX: BCE) said Tuesday it has signed a deal to offer $1 billion of medium term debentures that will be used to prefund debt repayments.

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