securitize

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transitive verb se·cu·ri·tize \si-ˈkyu̇r-ə-ˌtīz\

Definition of securitize

securitized

securitizing

  1. :  to consolidate (as mortgage loans) and sell to other investors for resale to the public in the form of securities

securitization

play \-ˌkyu̇r-ə-tə-ˈzȧ-shən\ noun

1981

First Known Use of securitize

1981


Law Dictionary

securitize

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transitive verb se·cur·i·tize \si-ˈkyu̇r-ə-ˌtīz\

Legal Definition of securitize

securitized

securitizing

  1. :  to convert (assets) into securities typically by transferring them (as by sale) to a special trust, partnership, or corporation that issues them as securities with a resulting reallocation or reduction of risk and increase in liquidity for the company (as a bank) acting as the sponsor of the transaction — see also asset-backed security at security

securitization

\si-ˌkyu̇r-ə-tə-ˈzā-shən\ play noun

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