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supersenior (plural superseniors)
- (finance) Having high-quality financial paper with very low risk exposure.
- (education, US) A university student who is in their fifth year of postsecondary education without having graduated.
supersenior (not comparable)
- (finance) Of a status higher than that of a senior lender.
2007 October 31, Nick Cumming-Bruce, “Mortgage Woes Push UBS to Its First Loss in 5 Years”, in New York Times:
- UBS reported that it had $16.8 billion invested directly in residential mortgage-backed securities and $20.2 billion worth of supersenior securities, which are paid back ahead of other similarly rated securities in the case of a default.