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call loan

noun
1.
a loan repayable on demand.
Also called demand loan.
Compare time loan.
Origin of call loan
1850-1855
1850-55
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  • A smaller amount of Bank funds will be employed in the call loan market.

    Readings in Money and Banking Chester Arthur Phillips
  • The agreement binds in a way perfectly familiar to the business world in the call loan or the tenancy at will.

    Socialism As It Is William English Walling
  • The only semblance of a money market previously existing in this country was the call loan market of New York City.

    Readings in Money and Banking Chester Arthur Phillips
  • An exclusive system of cash dealings brings about the pre-ponderance of the call loan on stock exchange collateral.

    Readings in Money and Banking Chester Arthur Phillips
  • call loan rates were erratic, going as high as 125 per cent.

    Readings in Money and Banking Chester Arthur Phillips
  • There was an air about Morley when he was backed by money in hand that would have stayed off a call loan at Rothschilds'.

    The Trimmed Lamp O. Henry
  • Between a call loan and a ten year agricultural mortgage-note, the differences are even greater.

    The Value of Money Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  • When the call loan rate is high country banks do not receive interest in proportion to the value of their deposits.

    Readings in Money and Banking Chester Arthur Phillips
British Dictionary definitions for call loan

call loan

noun
1.
a loan that is repayable on demand Also called demand loan. Compare time loan
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