credit risk
The *risk that a borrower may default on amounts owed on a *loan or other *credit arrangement.

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  • credit risk — The risk that a counterparty will default or delay payment on an obligation or that the value of a flow of payments will decline due to an adverse movement in the counterparty s credit rating See also political credit risk; transfer credit risk …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • credit risk — The risk taken when a loan is made that the borrower will default on or delay repayment of the principal or payments of interest. See also: political credit risk, transfer credit risk …   Accounting dictionary

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  • credit risk — noun The risk of loss due to a debtors non payment of a loan or other line of credit …   Wiktionary

  • credit risk — / kredɪt rɪsk/ noun a risk that a borrower may not be able to repay a loan …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • credit risk — concern that one who received credit will not repay on time …   English contemporary dictionary

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