overfunding


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overfunding

(ˈəʊvəˌfʌndɪŋ)
n
(Economics) (in Britain) a government policy in which it sells more of its securities than would be required to finance public spending, with the object of absorbing surplus funds to curb inflation
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Any under- or overfunding of the escrow account will be compensated after completion of the development of the area at the expense or in favor of the budget of the city.
Our working assumption is that most of the existing cash and equivalents and cash overfunding will stay initially in the business for investments and general flexibility and partly for dividend distributions subject to maintaining solid operating performance.
In late September, Godwin Emefiele, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), rebutted assertions by the outspoken outgoing Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) member, Doyin Salami, that the apex bank was overfunding the government.
Accessible from any phone, tablet or computer, it eliminates the need for paper files and spreadsheets, increases bank productivity, mitigates the risk of overfunding projects and improves the experience for both the builder and borrower.
Unrestricted giving can lead to overfunding, as was the case after the Asian tsunami in 2004.
Early overfunding of the defined benefit plan is a factor in the long-term health of the plan.
A more defensible demand would be to remove the PS4 billion overfunding the Scots get, if that were redistributed around the UK on an equitable basis, Wales would get at least PS200m a year more.
The huge level of support led to the firm keeping the listing open, going into overfunding and allowing others to get involved.
UNT System is working with appropriate State agencies to determine whether overfunding occurred and whether reimbursement to the state may be necessary.
We find the estimated coefficients on PlanSize and interaction of tax and overfunding are significantly larger in the CB equation than in the DC equation, indicating larger plans and firms likely paying taxes choose to convert traditional plans rather than terminate.
in the amount of cash overfunding raised with the new notes at Altice
Rosen put us in a position where we had overfunding, and when I came on we were 40% overfunded.