trustor


trustor
A person who creates a trust.

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  • trustor — trus·tor /ˌtrəs tȯr, trəs tər/ n: settlor Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. trustor …   Law dictionary

  • trustor — [trus′tər, trə stôr′] n. Law SETTLOR (sense 2) …   English World dictionary

  • Trustor — An individual or organization that gifts funds or assets to others by transferring fiduciary duty to a third party trustee that will maintain the assets for the benefit of the beneficiaries. Also referred to as a grantor, the trustor is the party …   Investment dictionary

  • trustor — noun (law) a person who creates a trust by giving real or personal property in trust to a trustee for the benefit of a beneficiary; a person who gives such property is said to settle it on the trustee • Syn: ↑settlor • Topics: ↑law, ↑law (for:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • trustor — /trus teuhr, tru stawr /, n. Law. a person who creates a trust. [1530 40; TRUST + OR2] * * * …   Universalium

  • trustor — n. person who trusts, one who places confidence, one who believes; person who makes a trust, one who creates a trusteeship; creditor …   English contemporary dictionary

  • trustor — trus·tor …   English syllables

  • trustor — One who creates a trust. Also called settlor …   Black's law dictionary

  • trustor — The grantor, creator, maker, or settlor of a trust. trust patent to Indians. See restricted allotment …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • trust — n 1 a: a fiduciary relationship in which one party holds legal title to another s property for the benefit of a party who holds equitable title to the property b: an entity resulting from the establishment of such a relationship see also… …   Law dictionary


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