monoline insurer

monoline insurer UK US noun [C] (also monoline) FINANCE, STOCK MARKET, INSURANCE
a company that offers insurance against bonds not being paid back: »

Home-equity loan asset-backed issuers routinely use insurance guarantees from monoline insurers.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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