Basis Point

Business / Finance / Basis Point: In the bond market, the smallest measure used for quoting yields is a basis point. Each percentage point of yield in bonds equals 100 basis points. Basis points also are used for interest rates. An interest rate of 5% is 50 basis points higher than an interest rate of 4.5%.

Other Words for Basis

Basis Noun Synonyms: foundation, base, bottom, heart, footing, principle, underpinning, infrastructure
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Other Words for Point

Point Adjective Synonyms: dot, mark, speck, (full) stop, period, decimal point
Point Noun Synonyms: spot, place, stage, position, site, station, location, locale
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Points

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Points: The left and right positions taken by the defensemen of the attacking team, just inside the blue line of the attacking zone; also the term used to describe the defensemen playing at this location; als MORE

Price Value Of A Basis Point (PVBP)

Business / Finance / Price Value Of A Basis Point (PVBP): Also called the dollar value of a basis point; a measure of the change in the price of a bond if the required yield changes by one basis point. MORE

Point Of Exposure

Health / Disease / Point Of Exposure: The place where someone can come into contact with a substance present in the environment [see exposure pathway]. MORE

Point of Presence (POP)

Technology / Computers / Point of Presence (POP): A Point of Presence usually means a city or location where a network can be connected to, often with dial up phone lines. So if an Internet company says they will soon have a POP in Belgrade, it means MORE

Point Of Sale (POS)

Business / Accounting / Point Of Sale (POS): The place where a sale of goods takes place, eg. a shop counter. MORE

Point Of Beginning (POB)

Business / Real Estate / Point Of Beginning (POB): In a metes-and bounds legal description, the starting point of the survey, situated in one corner of the parcel, all metes-and-bounds descriptions must follow the boundaries of the parcel back to the MORE

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