basis point

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basis point

n. Abbr. BP
One one-hundredth of a percent, used especially in measuring yield differences among bonds.

basis point

n
(Economics) a measure used for describing interest rates, equal to one hundredth of a percentage point (0.01%)

ba′sis point`



n.
1/100 of one percent, as of interest rates or investment yields.
[1965–70]
Translations
Basispunkt

basis point

n (Fin) → Basispunkt m
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