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English definition of “bearer security”

bearer security

noun [C]
 
 
(plural bearer securities) BANKING, FINANCE
a bond or share that is considered to be owned by the person who has it in their possession, rather than by a named person: Bonds may be registered or they may be issued in the form of bearer securities.
(Definition of bearer security from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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