Minority Interest

Business / Finance / Minority Interest: An outside ownership interest in a subsidiary that is consolidated with the parent for financial reporting purposes.

Other Words for Interest

Interest Noun Synonyms: attention, attentiveness, concern, regard, curiosity, scrutiny, notice, engagement
Interest Adjective Synonyms: concern, significance, importance, weight, moment, note, consequence
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Interest-Sensitive Insurance Policy

Business / Finance / Interest-Sensitive Insurance Policy: A cash value life insurance policy whose insurance dividend rates vary with respect to inflation, enabling the policyholder to avoid the loss of purchasing power associated with inflation. MORE

Interest-Sensitive Stock

Business / Finance / Interest-Sensitive Stock: Stocks whose earnings are dependent upon and change with the interest rate, e.g., bank stocks. MORE

Interest-Rate Risk

Business / Taxes / Interest-Rate Risk: Interest-rate risk describes the impact that a change in current interest rates is likely to have on the value of your investment portfolio. You face interest-rate risk when you own long-term bonds or MORE

Interest-Only Strip (IO)

Business / Finance / Interest-Only Strip (IO): A security based solely on the interest payments from a pool of mortgages, Treasury bonds, or other bonds. Once the principal on the mortgages or bonds has been repaid, interest payments stop, and the MORE

Interest-Only Mortgage

Business / Taxes / Interest-Only Mortgage: With an interest-only mortgage loan, you pay only the interest portion of each scheduled payment for a fixed term, often five to seven years. After that, your payments increase, often substantially, t MORE

Mineral Interest

Science / Geology / Mineral Interest: An ownership, lease, concession, or other contractual interest that gives a party the right to explore and extract mineral resources on a property. MORE

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