Cestui Que Trust

Business, Legal & Accounting Glossary

Definition: Cestui Que Trust

Cestui Que Trust

What is the dictionary definition of Cestui Que Trust?

Dictionary Definition

n. (properly pronounced ses-tee kay, but lawyers popularly pronounce it setty kay) from old French. 1) an old-fashioned expression for the beneficiary of a trust. 2) “the one who trusts” or the person who will benefit from the trust and will receive payments or a future distribution from the trust’s assets.

Cite Term

To help you cite our definitions in your bibliography, here is the proper citation layout for the three major formatting styles, with all of the relevant information filled in.

Page URL
Modern Language Association (MLA):
Cestui Que Trust. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
January 26, 2022 https://payrollheaven.com/define/cestui-que-trust/.
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Cestui Que Trust. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
https://payrollheaven.com/define/cestui-que-trust/ (accessed: January 26, 2022).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Cestui Que Trust. PayrollHeaven.com. Retrieved January 26, 2022
, from PayrollHeaven.com website: https://payrollheaven.com/define/cestui-que-trust/

Definition Sources

Definitions for Cestui Que Trust are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 26th April, 2020 | 8 Views.