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Synonyms for indenture

a concave cut into a surface or edge (as in a coastline)

formal agreement between the issuer of bonds and the bondholders as to terms of the debt

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a contract binding one party into the service of another for a specified term

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the space left between the margin and the start of an indented line

bind by or as if by indentures, as of an apprentice or servant


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And, second, to redeem the $260 million Redeemable Preferred Shares with the remaining proceeds to be used in accordance with the asset sale provisions of Calpine's existing bond indentures.
Some bond indentures containing anti-takeover covenants have been written in such a way that the bonds are nonredeemable for a period of years.
Fitch believes that the lack of financial restrictions in the most recent CPT and KIM bond indentures alone does not negatively impact CPT and KIM's credit profiles.
Nonetheless, Fitch believes Motorola's bond indentures do not contain change of control provisions, financial covenants or restrict asset sales or the incurrence of additional unsecured debt.
5% debentures enable bondholders to put the bonds to the company upon a 50% change in ownership, the bond indentures related to the $1.
Fitch points out that a large amount of capacity exists under DIRECTV's loan agreement and bond indentures to incur additional debt and that the cash flow from DIRECTV to DTVG is not materially restricted.
However, given actions that some other companies across the corporate space have taken recently to subvert certain protections, Fitch is generally skeptical regarding the potential effectiveness of some covenants in corporate bond indentures.