verb (used with object)
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Investors’ funds were held in escrow for two years while Jiko pursued purchasing 63-year-old Mid-Central National Bank, based in Minnesota, a deal it consummated in September.Jiko raises $40 million to become a most unusual challenger bank|rhhackettfortune|October 29, 2020|Fortune
Ant began when Alibaba launched the Alipay payments app in 2004 as an escrow service for buyers and sellers on Ma’s e-commerce website.Jack Ma just added billions to his fortune. Here’s where’s he ranks now|Verne Kopytoff|October 26, 2020|Fortune
The foundation sued, eventually extracting Prospect’s agreement to submit the matter to arbitration while putting the money into escrow.
When Prospect then missed the escrow deadline, the foundation began garnishing the company’s accounts and sought to have a receiver appointed over all its financial transactions.
Apple had started to amass the funding needed to pay the fine in an escrow account after the original ruling in 2016 but hadn’t commenced in doing so.European Commission to appeal decision that reversed Apple’s $15B State Aid tax bill in Ireland|Ingrid Lunden|September 25, 2020|TechCrunch
The president said that a BP “evergreen” escrow would be set up for claims and will be managed by a third party.
"An escrow of a billion-plus is only a down payment of the potential costs," said Miller.
Understand—all money that comes from the mine is held in escrow until this case is decided.
It must still remain in escrow as the bond of Harry until the case was decided, and that might mean years.
This would have meant forfeiting her marriage settlement and the sum that was in escrow.The Indulgence of Negu Mah|Robert Andrew Arthur
British Dictionary definitions for escrow
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The condition of being ineffective until certain conditions are met. For example, money inherited by a minor might be held in escrow until the heir reaches a certain age. Homeowners with mortgages frequently pay money for insurance and taxes on their home into an escrow account each month. The holder of the mortgage then pays the insurance and tax bills out of the escrow account when the bills are due.