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* * *bearer paper UK US noun [U] BANKING, FINANCE► any document such as a bond, cheque, or share that is considered to be owned by the person who has it in their possession, rather than by a named person: »
To qualify as a holder, a person must possess bearer paper that has been properly endorsed.
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bearer paper — see paper Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. bearer paper n. Comme … Law dictionary
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Paper — Money market instruments, commercial paper and other. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * paper pa‧per [ˈpeɪpə ǁ ər] noun 1. [uncountable] material in the form of thin sheets used for writing things on, wrapping things etc: • plants that… … Financial and business terms
paper — money market instruments, commercial paper, and other. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * paper pa‧per [ˈpeɪpə ǁ ər] noun 1. [uncountable] material in the form of thin sheets used for writing things on, wrapping things etc: • plants that make… … Financial and business terms
bearer — The person in possession of an instrument, document of title, or security payable to bearer or indorsed in blank. U.C.C. No. 1 201(5). When a check, note, draft, etc., is payable to bearer, it imports that such shall be payable to any person who… … Black's law dictionary
paper — A written or printed document or instrument. A document filed or introduced in evidence in a suit at law, as, in the phrase papers in the case and in papers on appeal. Any writing or printed document, including letters, memoranda, legal or… … Black's law dictionary
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