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credit line

n.
1. A line of copy acknowledging the source or origin of a news dispatch, published article, or other work.
2. The maximum amount of credit to be extended to a customer. Also called line of credit.

credit line

n
1. (Journalism & Publishing) an acknowledgment of origin or authorship, as in a newspaper or film
2. (Banking & Finance) Also called: line of credit US and Canadian the maximum credit that a customer is allowed

cred′it line`


n.
1. a line of text acknowledging the source or origin of published or exhibited material.
2. the maximum amount of credit that a customer is authorized to use.
[1910–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.credit line - the maximum credit that a customer is allowed
consumer credit - a line of credit extended for personal or household use
credit - money available for a client to borrow
2.credit line - a line giving the name of the writer of a story or article
author's name, writer's name - the name that appears on the by-line to identify the author of a work
line - text consisting of a row of words written across a page or computer screen; "the letter consisted of three short lines"; "there are six lines in every stanza"
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In late September, Iran saw a historic opening in banking relations with Europe after banks from Austria, Denmark and France signed deals to establish credit lines for investments in the country.
Fransabank chairman Adnan Kassar underlined the importance of the credit lines from EIB.
Both credit lines are added to the guarantee of EUR 40 million granted by BNP Paribas early 2015, totaling a budget of over 180 million dinars to strengthen and diversify the sources of financing of UBCI and its capacity to support Tunisian companies at a time when the country enters a pivotal phase of its economic transition.
Over 100 million euros a year are at the disposal of Macedonian firms through the credit lines of the Macedonian Bank for Development Promotion, the Innovations and Technology Development Fund and the self-employment programs of the Employment Agency.
That appears to be the strategy for growing numbers of owners across the country who have begun taking out home equity credit lines at an accelerating pace.
The sides discussed the possibility of providing credit lines for the support of the small and medium-sized businesses in Kyrgyzstan, as well as the question of granting credit lines for micro crediting with reduced interest rate.
Credit lines are a common and convenient alternative to term loans, which differ significantly.
When working with large and midsize businesses, 21.6 percent of large banks and 9.7 percent of small banks have eased restrictions on the maximum size of credit lines they do approve.
Three credit lines issued in late October by the European Investment Bank (EIB) to Centrobanca (UBI Banca's corporate and investment bank), totalling 105 million, will provide support for mid-cap companies, enterprise networks and companies investing in research and development in Italy.
According to experts, the most frequent problem due to which companies do not implement such programs is the finances but it is good that there are credit lines now that should be used.
20 March 2012 - Alfa-Bank and Nordea Bank are to provide Rostelecom with two credit lines worth a total RUB15.5bn (USD532m/EUR401m), the Russian wireline operator said on Monday.
Banks increase college students' credit lines gradually when they consistently show financial stability.