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Bondholder

A firm often has stockholders and bondholders. In a liquidation, the bondholders have first priority.

Bondholder

A person or company that owns a municipal or corporate bond. The bond represents a debt that the bond issuer owes to the bondholder. Thus, a bondholder usually has the right to receive principal and interest on this debt, though some derivatives separate the two. In the event of the bankruptcy of the issuer, bondholders have priority over shareholders in the liquidation of assets.

bondholder

An individual or institution that owns bonds in a corporation or other organization.
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France and elsewhere around the world more than 70 years ago (worth billions today), refused to pay and have been trying to avoid having to honor their obligations since the end of World War II," said Ed Fagan, bondholder and lawyer involved with the cases.
MyTravel also said it would no longer seek the court's ruling on whether bondholders had an economic interest in the company and as such were not entitled to have a say in the restructuring.
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