gold basis

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gold basis

n
(Banking & Finance) the gold standard as a criterion for the determination of prices
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In 1928, the kroon received a direct, independent gold basis, replacing its indirect link via the Swedish krona.
The papiermark was floated from its gold basis and devalued beginning in 1914.
6 The dollar has been an unusually long-lived fiat currency, still widely viable more than 40 years after leaving its gold basis in 1971.
The brazing was done at a 540[degrees]C temperature for the alloy on a silver basis and 700[degrees]C temperature for the alloy on a gold basis (Feraru et al.
At the tests brazed with gold basis alloy there is quite a nice join and a quite a nice flow, but the paste of silver and the alloy on a gold basis being very hard to make, unless it was done by a highly experienced operator, because this one is very important to participate due to the high temperature on which the pasting was done, temperature close to the one of silver's melting point.
At the view of the test pasted with a gold basis alloy, there can be seen a very good quality join, the adding material having a nice flow, fig.
There can be noticed very easily that after the gold test, the colour of the brazing alloy on a gold basis did not change comparing to the brase metal, while the microscopic scan shows that this alloy dos not change its colour more than the basis material it can be seen in fig.
Since my last report," the Comptroller reported in 1871 [8, vii], "but one bank has been established on a gold basis - The First National Bank of San Francisco.
Gold equivalent is calculated by converting silver grades to a "gold equivalent" based on a 55:1 grams of silver per gram of gold basis as a means to measure total combined precious metal content.
The term "total cash cost" is a non-GAAP financial measure and is used on a per ounce of gold basis.
The term "total cash costs" is a non-GAAP financial measure and is used on a per ounce of gold basis.
Non-GAAP Financial Measures: In this news release, the term "cash operating cost" is used on a per ounce of gold basis.