Business / Finance / PRIME: Stands for prescribed right to income and maximum equity, a certificate that entitles the owner to the dividend/income from an underlying security, but not to the capital appreciation of that security.

Spot Prime

Life Style / Painting / Spot Prime: The process of applying a primer to areas where paint has been removed or stripped to the original surface. MORE

Sub Prime Loans

Business / Loan / Sub Prime Loans: These loans are priced higher than prime loans, often much higher. Loans to borrowers whose credit is less than perfect will almost always be subprime loans. There are also other circumstances that le MORE

Prime Loan

Business / Loan / Prime Loan: A loan offered to borrowers with better credit history (sometimes called 'A' loans). Prime loans generally are priced lower and cost the borrower less. MORE

Kappa Prime

Science / Tides and Currents / Kappa Prime: Name of Greek letter (with prime mark) used as the symbol for a constituent phase lag or epoch when the Greenwich equilibrium argument (G) has been modified to a particular time meridian. Same as g. MORE

En Primeur

Life Style / Wine / En Primeur: A system commonly associated with Bordeaux wine where the previous year's harvest is available for contract sales several months before the wine will be bottled and release. MORE

Prime Rate

Business / Finance / Prime Rate: The interest rate that banks charge to their most creditworthy customers. The prime rate is an important reference number, because loans to companies are often tied to it on a percentage basis. See al MORE