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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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The cost of interest bearing deposits increased 1 basis point to 0.
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43 percent, while the percentage of loans in the foreclosure at the end of the quarter rose 1 basis point to 0.
And the percentage of loans in the foreclosure process at the end of the quarter rose 1 basis point to 0.
Despite a modest, 12 basis point delinquency rate increase to 8.
The three basis point increase in the average yield on interest-earning assets reflects a two basis point increase in loan yields and a six basis point increase in investment yields.
A basis point equals 1/100th of a percentage point and is the smallest measure used in quoting yields on bonds and notes.
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75% to 3% at its May 3 meeting, the latest in a succession of consecutive 25 basis point increases that began nearly a year ago.