Rate covenantA provision governing a municipal revenue project financed by a revenue bond issue, which establishes the rates to be charged users of the new facility.
Provisions in a bond indenture or preferred stock agreement that require the bond or preferred stock issuer to take certain specified actions (affirmative covenants) or to refrain from taking certain specified actions (negative covenants).
Positive covenant (of a bond)Positive covenant (of a bond)
A bond covenant that specifies certain actions the firm must take. Also called an affirmative covenant.
CC and Rs (Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions)CC and Rs (Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions)
Limitations placed on the use and enjoyment of real property. These are found most often in condominiums and planned unit developments.
Restrictive covenantsRestrictive covenants
Provisions that place constraints on the operations of borrowers, such as restrictions on working capital, fixed assets, future borrowing, and payment of dividends.
Deed of covenantDeed of covenant
A legal document which records the obligation of one individual to pay a specified sum to another for a specified number of years.The individual making the payment deducts tax at the basic rate and thus pays a net amount on which tax relief is obtained. If the recipient is a registered charity the payer can obtain tax relief up to his/her higher rate whilst the charity can claim back the amount deducted.In other words, it is a tax effective way for individuals to give to charity.
Further SuggestionsNegative covenant
Breach of covenant
Deed of covenant