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TERM

straw buyer

CONTEXT & COMMENTS

Def.: A person who makes a purchase on behalf of another person. A straw buyer is used when the real buyer cannot complete the transaction for some reason. (http://www.investopedia.com/terms/s/straw-buyer.asp , 09-11-2013)
       • I've been reading in the news that they want to start cracking down on straw buyers who purchase guns and then supply them to criminals.

SUGGESTED TRANSLATIONS

comprador ficticio || testaferro || prestanombre || persona interpósita/interpuesta

Category

LEGAL

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Created at 2/27/2014 10:27 AM by jonathanw
Last modified at 3/25/2014 9:28 AM by jonathanw