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English definition of “disbursing agent”

disbursing agent

noun [C]     FINANCE
a person or organization that manages the way a company pays its investors interest and dividends (= part of a company's profits paid to its shareholders): The cash was paid out through the company's disbursing agents.
(Definition of disbursing agent noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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