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Definition of

face value

  • 1. Finance

    amount on banknote the amount printed on a banknote, showing its value

  • 2. Stockholding & Investments

    value displayed the value shown on a financial instrument such as bonds or stocks, often different than the actual value

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

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