Translation: from english

bank discount rate

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  • Bank Discount Rate — The interest rate for short term money market instruments like commercial paper and Treasury bills. The bank discount rate is based on the instrument s par value and the amount of the discount. The bank discount rate is the required rate of… …   Investment dictionary

  • bank discount rate — /bæŋk dɪskaυnt reɪt/ noun a rate charged by a bank for a loan where the interest charges are deducted when the loan is made …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • central bank discount rate — The rate of interest charged by a central bank for discounting eligible paper …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • central bank discount rate — /ˌsentrəl bæŋk dɪskaυnt reɪt/ noun the rate at which a central bank discounts bills, such as treasury bills …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • Bank discount — Discount Dis count , n. [Cf. F. d[ e]compte. See {Discount}, v. t.] 1. A counting off or deduction made from a gross sum on any account whatever; an allowance upon an account, debt, demand, price asked, and the like; something taken or deducted.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bank discount — A sum equal to the interest at a given rate on the principal (face) of a bill or note from the time of discounting until it becomes due. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • discount rate — discount .rate n [C usually singular] the interest rate that a country s ↑central bank charges to other banks …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • discount rate — discount ,rate noun count BUSINESS the rate of interest that The Federal Reserve charges another bank that borrows from it …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Discount rate — For the interest rate charged to banks for borrowing short term funds directly from the Federal Reserve, see discount window. For the fees charged to merchants for accepting credit cards, see Discount Rate under Merchant Account. For discount… …   Wikipedia

  • discount rate — The interest rate charged on loans by the Federal Reserve Bank. Chicago Board of Trade glossary The interest rate charged by the Federal Reserve to its member banks (banks which belong to the Federal Reserve System) for funds they borrow. This… …   Financial and business terms

  • Discount rate — The interest rate that the Federal Reserve charges a bank to borrow funds when a bank is temporarily short of funds. Collateral is necessary to borrow, and such borrowing is quite limited because the Fed views it as a privilege to be used to meet …   Financial and business terms

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