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Definition of

conversion rate

  • 1. Stockholding & Investments

    price offered for converting preferred stock the price at which preferred stock is converted into common stock.

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  • 2. Currency & Exchange

    exchange rate for currency the rate at which a currency is changed into a foreign currency.

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  • 3. Marketing

    how many people buy after consideration the percentage of inquiries by potential customers or sales calls by sales staff that results in actual sales

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

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