rehypothecate

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To hypothecate again, as by lending as security bonds already pledged. See hypothecate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb (Law) To hypothecate again.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun finance To pledge hypothecated client-owned securities in a margin account to secure a bank loan; usually used for mortgages.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

re- +‎ hypothecate.

Examples

  • MF Global's standard agreement with customers permitted the firm to "borrow, pledge, repledge, transfer, hypothecate, rehypothecate, loan or invest any of the collateral" in customer accounts.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • MF Global's standard agreement with customers permitted the firm to "borrow, pledge, repledge, transfer, hypothecate, rehypothecate, loan or invest any of the collateral" in customer accounts.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • MF Global's standard agreement with customers permitted the firm to "borrow, pledge, repledge, transfer, hypothecate, rehypothecate, loan or invest any of the collateral" in customer accounts.

    Reuters: Press Release

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