master limited partnership

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a partnership of a type that combines tax advantages and advantages of liquidity

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  • Master limited partnership — (MLP) is a limited partnership that is publicly traded on a securities exchange. It combines the tax benefits of a limited partnership with the liquidity of publicly traded securities. Master Limited Partnerships are limited by US Code to only… …   Wikipedia

  • master limited partnership — see partnership Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • master limited partnership — ( MLP) A publicly traded limited partnership. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • Master Limited Partnership - MLP — A type of limited partnership that is publicly traded. There are two types of partners in this type of partnership: The limited partner is the person or group that provides the capital to the MLP and receives periodic income distributions from… …   Investment dictionary

  • Master limited partnership (MLP) — A publicly traded limited partnership. The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • limited partnership rollup transaction — limited partnership roll·up transaction / rōl ˌəp / n: the combining or reorganizing of one or more limited partnerships into an entity (as a master limited partnership or real estate investment trust) that can be publicly traded; specif: such a… …   Law dictionary

  • limited partnership — Type of partnership comprised of one or more general partners who manage business and who are personally liable for partnership debts, and one or more limited partners who contribute capital and share in profits but who take no part in running… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Limited partnership — A limited partnership is a form of partnership similar to a general partnership, except that in addition to one or more general partners (GPs), there are one or more limited partners (LPs).The GPs are, in all major respects, in the same legal… …   Wikipedia

  • Limited Partnership Unit — An ownership unit in a publicly traded limited partnership, or master limited partnership (MLP). This trust gives the unit holder a stake in the income generated by the partnership company. A MLP often distributes all available cash flow from… …   Investment dictionary

  • partnership — part·ner·ship n: an association of two or more persons or entities that conduct a business for profit as co owners see also uniform partnership act in the important laws section compare corporation, joint venture, sole pro …   Law dictionary

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