acceptances


acceptances
ac'cept·ance || -təns n. act of accepting or receiving; approval; state of accepting or believing in something

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Foreign Acceptances —    Foreign acceptances are short term non interest bearing notes denominated in US dollars and backed by the credit of foreign banks or agencies domiciled in the USA. They usually trade at a yield premium over normal bankers acceptances.    ► See …   Financial and business terms

  • banker's acceptances — In the broad sense, acceptances of bills of exchange by banks; in the technical and peculiar sense of the banking business, extensions of credit by acceptances of bills of exchange. Atterbury v Bank of Washington Heights, 241 NY 231, 239 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • unconditional as to acceptances — For the purpose of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers, when the acceptance condition to the offer is satisfied or waived by the bidder. Related links merger Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms …   Law dictionary

  • eligible banker's acceptances — Banker s acceptances that meet Federal Reserve requirements and thus can serve as collateral for bank borrowings from the Federal Reserve. The accepting bank can sell eligible BAs without incurring reserve requirements. (When an accepting bank… …   Financial and business terms

  • Eligible bankers' acceptances — In the BA market, an acceptance may be referred to as eligible because it is acceptable by the Fed as collateral at the discount window and/or because the accepting bank can sell it without incurring a reserve requirement. The New York Times… …   Financial and business terms

  • Debtors for acceptances —   Accounts which contain: • all letters of credit accounts under which the bank has accepted drafts. • all deferred payment accounts …   International financial encyclopaedia

  • Bankers' acceptance — A banker s acceptance, or BA, is a time draft drawn on and accepted by a bank. Before acceptance, the draft is not an obligation of the bank; it is merely an order by the drawer to the bank to pay a specified sum of money on a specified date to a …   Wikipedia

  • money market — the short term trade in money, as in the sale and purchase of bonds and certificates. [1925 30] * * * Set of institutions, conventions, and practices whose aim is to facilitate the lending and borrowing of money on a short term basis. The money… …   Universalium

  • Bendheim Center for Finance — The Bendheim Center for Finance is an interdisciplinary research center established by Princeton University in 1998. HistoryIn 1998, Princeton University established the Bendheim Center for Finance to encourage interdisciplinary research in… …   Wikipedia

  • acceptance — /ak sep teuhns/, n. 1. the act of taking or receiving something offered. 2. favorable reception; approval; favor. 3. the act of assenting or believing: acceptance of a theory. 4. the fact or state of being accepted or acceptable. 5. acceptation… …   Universalium