creditor creditor  /ˈkrɛ də tər/


  • (n) a person to whom money is owed by a debtor; someone to whom an obligation exists


  1. They met a bargaining creditor and went home without result.
  2. It is not clear what impact Merckle's death will have on negotiations with his creditor banks.
  3. But, above all, creditor nations under the Experts' Plan should not press for German payments quicker than that trade policy permits.


  1. Functional Technologies' Creditor Gives Notice of Application to Lift Stay of Bankruptcy

    Functional Technologies Corp. reports that its largest creditor, Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency , has set down a court application for an immediate termination of the stay of bankruptcy that would ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. How to Avoid a Debt Collection Snowball

    If a creditor gets a judgment against you for a debt collection item, you may wind up paying more than you bargained for.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: via Yahoo! Finance

  3. EU Races to Meet End-June Deadline on Bank Creditor-Loss Rules

    European Union finance ministers will grapple next week over how far the bloc should standardize its approach to writing down failing banks’ creditors as they seek agreement on a blueprint to end state bailouts.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

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