rate of interest

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Related to rate of interest: effective rate of interest, Nominal Rate of Interest
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Noun1.rate of interest - the percentage of a sum of money charged for its userate of interest - the percentage of a sum of money charged for its use
bank discount, discount, discount rate - interest on an annual basis deducted in advance on a loan
discount rate - the rate of interest set by the Federal Reserve that member banks are charged when they borrow money through the Federal Reserve System
base rate - the interest rate set by the Bank of England for lending to other banks
prime interest rate - the interest rate on short-term loans that banks charge their commercial customers with high credit ratings
usury, vigorish - an exorbitant or unlawful rate of interest
charge per unit, rate - amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis; "a 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5"
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This will, in good part, raise the price of land, because land purchased at sixteen years' purchase will yield six in the hundred, and somewhat more; whereas this rate of interest, yields but five.
Ptitsin, as was well known, was engaged in the business of lending out money on good security, and at a good rate of interest.
One day the gratuitous imports will stop in consequence of the occurrence abroad of revolution and repudiation, fall in the rate of interest, purchase of industries by governments for lump sums, not reinvestable, or what not.
Keywords: natural rate of interest, real interest rate, monetary policy, Kalman filter
The loan features a seven year fixed rate of interest at 4 percent with no pre-payment penalty.
Average rate of interest on construction and development sector increased from 4.
The rate of interest for NRE term deposits for a period of one year to less than three years is 9.
03(1) requires the chief financial officer to set the rate of interest payable on judgments and decrees on December 1, March 1, June 1, and September 1 of each year for the following applicable quarter.
Capital is protected so savers still get their original deposit back, plus the fixed rate of interest even if deflation occurs.
The e-ISA account provides a variable rate of interest, and easy access to funds.
Earlier the rate of interest was eight percent to nine percent, which had gone up to 12 percent to 13 percent.
She explains: "It had the highest rate of interest - and that was the biggest attraction as I want to use it for long-term saving.