degearing

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degearing

(diːˈɡɪərɪŋ)
n
(Banking & Finance) finance the process in which a company replaces some or all of its fixed-interest loan stock with ordinary shares
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The company had made strong efforts to degear and improve its cash position, leaving it free to pursue acquisitions.
The Placing and Open Offer and the ZDP Rollover Offer will enable the Company to degear its balance sheet and rebalance its debt maturity profile.
Group, which has sold half of its trucking business to degear the
Whereas selling even a small stake was once frowned on, we at Gresham Trust recognise that owners often want to degear.