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Synonyms for security

Synonyms for security

the quality or state of being safe

reliability in withstanding pressure, force, or stress

something given to guarantee the repayment of a loan or the fulfillment of an obligation

Synonyms for security

the state of being free from danger or injury

defense against financial failure

freedom from anxiety or fear

property that your creditor can claim in case you default on your obligation

a department responsible for the security of the institution's property and workers

a guarantee that an obligation will be met

an electrical device that sets off an alarm when someone tries to break in

measures taken as a precaution against theft or espionage or sabotage etc.

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Last spring, the National Association of Insurance Commissioners' Securities Valuation Office--which is charged with evaluating the quality of insurance company investments--made a ruling that dampened the investment market for hybrid securities for six months, causing the value of investments held by life insurers to fall $1 billion in value.
Also, the target's security holders would exchange their securities for acquirer debt instruments with identical terms, including the maturity date.
(1) Is a reverse repurchase/repurchase agreement or securities lending/borrowing transaction executed using standard industry documentation;
For insurance companies tapping the capital markets in turbulent times, exempt offerings to institutional investors under Rule 144A of the Securities Act of 1933 remain a popular alternative to financings registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission, on the one hand, and private placements on the other hand.
351(e), Congress revised that provision in 1997 by expanding the meaning of "stock and securities" to include all stock and securities regardless of marketability, and by adding cash as a listed item.
The auditor may need special skill or knowledge to plan and perform auditing procedures for certain assertions about derivatives and securities. Examples of such auditing procedures and the special skill or knowledge required include--
24 and 335 ("bank-eligible securities"), and engaging as principal in investing and trading activities, in accordance with section 225.28(b)(8) of Regulation Y (12 C.F.R.
These are the only marketable securities owned by Royal Monarch.
Returns on contributions generated in the system have been historically limited by the fund's investment in government securities.
Many people harbor the misconception that stock in a public company may be freely bought and sold without compliance with Federal and state securities laws.
The low cost of on-line stock trading has created a new type of securities trader.
("San Paolo-IMI"), a foreign banking organization subject to the provisions of the Bank Holding Company Act ("BHC Act"),(1) has requested the Board's approval to engage through Mabon Securities Corp.
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