borrowing cost

borrowing cost
noun
the cost of borrowing something
Hypernyms: ↑cost

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • cost of funds — United Kingdom The cost of borrowing money. In the context of lending, it means: • The cost to the lender (typically a bank) of borrowing in an interbank market to enable it to fund the loan it has agreed to provide to the borrower. For example,… …   Law dictionary

  • Cost of conflict — is a tool which attempts to calculate the price of conflict to the human race. The idea is to examine this cost, not only in terms of the deaths and casualties and the economic costs borne by the people involved, but also the social,… …   Wikipedia

  • cost — /kɒst/ noun 1. the amount of money which has to be paid for something ● What is the cost of a first class ticket to New York? ● Computer costs are falling each year. ● We cannot afford the cost of two cars. ♦ to cover costs to produce enough… …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • borrowing */ — UK [ˈbɒrəʊɪŋ] / US [ˈbɔroʊɪŋ] noun Word forms borrowing : singular borrowing plural borrowings 1) a) [uncountable] the practice of borrowing money The cost of borrowing has risen again. b) borrowings [plural] money owed by a business, country, or …   English dictionary

  • cost — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 money needed to buy sth ADJECTIVE ▪ considerable, high ▪ The high cost of energy was a problem for consumers. ▪ enormous, exorbitant, huge, prohibitive …   Collocations dictionary

  • cost — cost1 [ kɔst ] noun *** 1. ) count or uncount the amount of money that is needed in order to buy, pay for, or do something: cost of: A rise in interest rates will increase the cost of borrowing. cover the cost of something (=be enough to pay for… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cost */*/*/ — I UK [kɒst] / US [kɔst] noun Word forms cost : singular cost plural costs 1) [countable/uncountable] the amount of money that is needed in order to buy, pay for, or do something cost of: A rise in interest rates will increase the cost of… …   English dictionary

  • borrowing costs — Costs that are incurred when an organization borrows money. Interest payments are an example of borrowing costs. Borrowing costs may be recognized as an expense when incurred or capitalized as part of the cost of an asset. For listed companies in …   Accounting dictionary

  • borrowing costs — Costs that are incurred when an organization borrows money. Interest payments are an example of borrowing costs. In accounting, borrowing costs may be recognized as an expense when incurred or capitalized as part of the cost of an asset. For… …   Big dictionary of business and management

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