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Agreement between lender and borrower that details specific terms of the bond issuance. Specifies legal obligations of bond issuer and rights of bondholders. An indenture spells out the specific terms of a bond, as well as the rights and responsibilities of both the issuer of the security and the holder.


A contract for a bond. An indenture sets the terms of the bond; for example, it includes the coupon rate, the period until maturity, and whether the bond comes with any special features like convertibility or whether it is callable. All bonds must have an indenture. Indentures are usually summarized in a bond's prospectus.


A legal contract between a bond issuer and its lenders that specifies the terms of the issue. Typical provisions are the amount and dates of interest payments, name of the trustee, maturity date, collateral, restrictions on dividends or other borrowing, and specifics of a sinking fund or potential calls. It is the trustee's job to ensure that the terms of the indenture are fulfilled. Also called bond indenture, trust deed. See also covenant.


An indenture is a written contract between a bond issuer and bond holder that is proof of the bond issuer's indebtedness and specifies the terms of the arrangement, including the maturity date, the interest rate, whether the bond is convertible to common stock, and, if so, the price or ratio of the conversion.

The indenture, which may be called a deed of trust, also includes whether the bond is callable -- or can be redeemed by the issuer before it matures -- what property, if any, is pledged as security, and any other terms.

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Bank National Association will execute a supplemental indenture with respect to each Indenture providing for the Proposed Amendments with respect to such Indenture promptly after the Withdrawal Deadline if the Requisite Consents with regard to such supplemental indenture have been obtained; provided, that, while each supplemental indenture will be effective upon its execution and delivery, the Proposed Amendments with respect to the applicable Indenture will not become operative until the acceptance and payment on the payment date of Notes validly tendered and not validly withdrawn pursuant to the Offers for the Notes affected by such supplemental indenture.
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Although there can be no assurance that the Company will meet this schedule, the Company intends to file the Third Quarter 10-Q and to provide copies of that report (including its third quarter financial statements) to the trustee under the indentures on or before December 24, 2006, which would be in time to cure any default that might be declared under the indentures as a result of the delayed filing of the Third Quarter 10-Q.
Since its action, which was an event of material disclosure under the master trust indenture, the authority, pursuant to the master trust indenture, has begun to pay back 1/12th of the borrowed amount.
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In the event the above-mentioned letter is not invalid, or if a subsequent valid notice of default for the delayed 10-Q filing is delivered to KB Home under the indenture for any series of its senior notes, and KB Home fails to cure the default within the 60 days after notice is given, the default could become an "event of default" under the indenture, allowing the Trustee or the holders of at least 25% in aggregate outstanding principal amount of such senior notes to accelerate the maturity of the such series of senior notes.
Dollar-denominated notes and EUR 1 for each EUR 1,000 principal amount of Euro-denominated notes held by such holder for which a consent is received and not validly revoked prior to the effectiveness of the amendments to the Indenture is subject to the receipt of consents to amend the indenture from the holders of at least a majority in aggregate principal amount of 2004 Notes outstanding.
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