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Definition of

bank base rate


interest rate determining bank's rate to customers the basic rate of interest on which the actual rate a bank charges on loans to its customers is calculated

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    We are living in some of the most volatile times in the history of the global financial markets. One of the reasons is exactly because they have become truly global. As banks seek to restore profitability, they may increase their offering of “treasury products” to customers. This article argues that these should be considered only in the context of a total balance sheet approach rather than transaction by transaction.

Definitions of ’bank base rate’ and meaning of ’bank base rate’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’bank base rate’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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