dating. Extension of credit beyond the ostensible term by placing the date ahead. dead assets. Unproductive assets.
debenture. A certificate of debt; unless secured, a promissory note.
declaration of trust. Acknowledgment by a person holding a title to property that the virtual ownership vests in another.
deferred bond. A bond the interest of which is put off for a certain period.
demurrage. A charge for holding cars or vessels beyond a specified time.
differential rate. In transportation, a lower rate to the same or competing points.
direct liabilities. Determined, undisputable obligations.
discussion. A proceeding in which a surety exhausts his principal's property before becoming liable himself.
dividend off. Not carrying a declared dividend with the sale; - said of a stock.
dividend on. Including dividend due.
divisional bond. A bond under a mortgage on property in one railroad division.
domestic exchange. Drafts drawn at one place and payable at another place in the same country.
domiciled. Payable at (a certain place).
double-name paper. Paper bearing an indorsement.
drawback. A rebate.
drawn bond. One of a number of bonds determined for payment by lot.