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  • noun Plural form of debenture.

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Examples

  • 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.

    Tragedy in the Making in Washington and on Wall Street:: The Canadian Solution

  • 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.

    The Learning Materials Crisis in our Schools

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

    Canada's Industrial Development Bank

  • 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.

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  • 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.

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

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

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  • 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.

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

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