Bill Of Exchange

From Open Risk Manual

Definition

Bill Of Exchange. Short-term negotiable financial instrument consisting of an order in writing addressed by one person (the seller of goods) to another (the buyer), requiring the latter to pay a fixed amount of money on demand (a sight draft) or on a predetermined date (a time draft)


Synonyms

  • Draft

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