Equity Security

Definition of Equity Security

As defined in Bankruptcy Act, § 101(15), term includes: (A) share in a corporation, whether or not transferable or denominated “stock”, or similiar security; (B) interest of a limited partner in a limited partnership; or (C) warrant or right, other than a right to convert, to purchase, sell, or subscribe to a share, security, or interest of a kind specified in subparagraph (A) or (B).

That's the definition of Equity Security in Black's Law Dictionary 6th Edition. Courtesy of Cekhukum.com.