Definitions for "debt instrument"
A written, or otherwise recorded promise to repay. Debt instruments enable the...
A written promise to repay a debt. Examples include bills, bonds, notes, CDs, GICs, commercial paper, and banker's acceptances. see also instrument.
A fixed income investment, such as a bond, note or bill, issued by governments and corporations. The issuer is obligated to repay the purchase amount on the date the instrument comes due (maturity date), and must pay a pre- determined interest rate either during the course of the agreement or when the investment reaches maturity.
Keywords:  possession
debtor debtor in possession
Keywords:  agreement, funds, pay, back, lender
a loan, which includes an agreement that the borrower will pay back funds (with interest) to the lender