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credit risk

noun
1.
the possibility of loss if a borrower defaults on a loan.
2.
a borrower regarded as likely to default on a loan.
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Examples for credit risk
  • And because they don't pay their bills when they are in space they're a bad credit risk so don't loan them any money.
  • But the central bank is taking on a lot of credit risk.
  • These sat uncomfortably between market and credit risk.
  • On the contrary, they have a strong record as benchmarks of credit risk.
  • The ratings agencies have demonstrated they have no great expertise on evaluating credit risk.
  • The dichotomy illustrates how credit risk has emerged in government bond markets this year.
  • Good credit risk decisions will help a bank operate profitably.
  • credit risk is the primary financial risk in the banking system and exists in virtually all income-producing activities.
  • In addition to credit risk, settlement risk often includes elements of liquidity risk.
  • The inspections also identified numerous weaknesses in the manner by which broker-dealers manage credit risk.

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