What is liquidator?

  • (noun): (law) a person (usually appointed by a court of law) who liquidates assets or preserves them for the benefit of affected parties.
    Synonyms: receiver
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Wrongful Trading - What Is Expected of Directors?
... In order to establish liability, the liquidator needs to demonstrate, using the civil burden of proof (i.e ... an executive husband had to pay £210,000 to the liquidator compared with his non-executive wife's £50,000 ... The normal approach to wrongful trading actions is that the liquidator will try to establish a date at which the company can be shown to be balance sheet insolvent ...

More definitions of "liquidator":

  • (noun): A criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful premeditated killing of another human being).
    Synonyms: murderer, manslayer