First Known Use of securitize
Legal Definition of securitize
: 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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