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  • 1 preferred — pre‧ferred [prɪˈfɜːd ǁ ɜːrd] adjective [only before a noun] FINANCE 1. used to talk about a company s most important investors. If the company is in financial difficulty, preferred investors may receive payment of dividends, debts etc even if… …

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  • 2 preferred stock — see stock Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. preferred stock n …

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  • 3 preferred dividend — A payment of a corporation s profits to holders of preferred shares of stock. (See also: preferred stock) Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations → LLCs, Corporations, Partnerships, etc. Nolo’s Plain English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill,… …

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  • 4 preferred supplier — ➔ supplier * * * preferred supplier UK US noun [C] COMMERCE ► PREFERRED VENDOR(Cf. ↑preferred vendor) …

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  • 5 Preferred Hotel Oldcity — (Стамбул,Турция) Категория отеля: Адрес: Nobethane Caddesi, Tayahatun Sok. No …

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  • 6 preferred — I (favored) adjective adopted, approved, choice, chosen, decided upon, elected, endorsed, especially liked, fancied, favorite, handpicked, liked, picked out, preferable, preferential, selected, set apart, settled upon, singled out, special, taken …

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  • 7 Preferred shares — give investors a fixed dividend from the company s earnings. And more importantly: preferred shareholders get paid before common shareholders. See: preferred stock. The New York Times Financial Glossary …

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  • 8 preferred shares — give investors a fixed dividend from the company s earnings and entitle them to be paid before common shareholders. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary See: preferred stock. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary Payment of dividends to holders normally takes …

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  • 9 preferred vendor — UK US noun [C] (also preferred supplier, approved vendor) COMMERCE ► a manufacturer or seller that has a continuing arrangement to provide a business or organization with products or services, often at a reduced price: »It is not uncommon for… …

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  • 10 preferred risk — n: an insured that an insurer deems has a lower than average chance of loss and that usu. may pay a lower premium because of the past accidents, he was not a preferred risk Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 11 preferred share — n: a share of preferred stock Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 12 preferred creditor — Those creditors who, pursuant to Section 136 of the Bankruptcy and insolvency Act, rank ahead of ordinary unsecured creditors. Preferred creditors include employees for wages and landlords for rent (Ontario Bankruptcy Dictionary) United Glossary… …

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  • 13 preferred stock ratio — preferred stock at par value divided by total capitalization, which gives the portion of capitalization that consists of preferred stock. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …

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  • 14 preferred convertible shares — Preferred shares (common/ordinary or preferred) that, at the option of the holder, are convertible into other securities, usually common shares, at a designated rate. The conversion privilege may be perpetual or limited to a specified period.… …

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  • 15 preferred customer — UK US noun [C] MARKETING ► a customer who pays a company a lower price for goods or services than other customers, especially because they regularly buy from that company: »Yesterday afternoon, a few banks cut their prime lending rate to… …

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  • 16 preferred convertible shares — Preferred shares (common/ordinary or preferred) that, at the option of the holder, are convertible into other securities, usually common shares, at a designated rate. The conversion privilege may be perpetual or limited to a specified period …

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  • 17 Preferred orientation — Preferred orientation. См. Предпочтительная ориентировка. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

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  • 18 preferred provider organization — n. PPO * * * n (abbr PPO) (in the US) a special type of health maintenance organization (HMO) which provides health insurance for groups. Companies often pay most of the cost for their employees. * * * …

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  • 19 preferred bidder — the bidder selected by the awarding authority to be awarded the PPP contract. Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. www.practicallaw.com. 2010 …

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  • 20 Preferred Equity Redemption Stock - PERC — Preferred stock with special provisions limiting the value of its convertible shares and the mandatory redemption value at maturity. PERCs generally offer a higher yield than common stocks. However, they can be called at any time, generally at a… …

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