Monday, March 19th 2018


What are trust preferred securities?

Interesting Question?   (5)   (9)

Answers (1)

5th May 2010 by Gary B

A trust preferred security or TruPS, is designed to be considered as an equity but taxed by the IRS as if it was a debt obligation. So ultimately it makes the securities look like equities on the books, while being taxed as debt.

Like This Answer?   (0)   (0)
This answer is the subjective opinion of the writer and not of

26th Oct 2009 In Investing 1 Answers | 973 Views
Subjects: securities, trust preferred securities,

Answer This Question / Give Your Opinion
What are trust preferred securities?

Answer: *

What country is this answer relevent to? *
Your Name: *

Enter Verification Number: *

Give Your Opinion
Where are atm locations in the city of Phoenix CBD?
Share a simple answer to help inform others:
Specific to any country?
First name / Alias

• Your answer will be posted here:
Where are atm locations in the city of Phoenix CBD?
Unanswered Questions in Investing
How to buy debt?
What are Contracts for difference?
What is a secondary financial market?
What is a balanced index fund?

Answered Questions in Investing
What is the difference between primary and secondary market?
What to look for when investing?
What is equity investment?
What is a hybrid fund?
Where to invest in a bull market?
Ask A Question
Get opinions on what you want to know:
Specific to any country?