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prime interest rate
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noun
,
Banking.
1.
prime rate
.
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Also called
prime lending rate
.
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prime interest rate
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The change is usually tied to movement of an outside indicator, such as the
prime interest rate
.
Interest rates are either fixed at or below the prevailing
prime interest rate
quoted at the time of loan commitment.
Capital costs depend on the
prime interest rate
, current high-grade corporate bond rates, and price expectations.
The word does not mean such loans have interest rates below the
prime interest rate
.
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