mortgage indemnity insurance

mortgage indemnity insurance UK US noun [U] UK INSURANCE
a type of insurance that protects a financial organization against loss if someone is unable to pay back their mortgage: »

Loans above 75 per cent involve mortgage indemnity insurance.

Compare MORTGAGE PROTECTION INSURANCE(Cf. ↑mortgage protection insurance)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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