debtholder

Definition

The owner of a bond. In addition to receiving regular interest payments and the return of principal, debtholders are given precedence over stockholders in case of asset liquidation. also called bondholder.

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You should try and make sure that you always pay things back on time so that the debtholder gets what is owed.

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The debtholder had made the decision to take the position of the lender in the business relationship they were entering.

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When the company defaulted on its loans, they were forced to turn over their liquid assets to their debtholder in an attempt to reconcile the debt they owed due to interest and the remaining principal.

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