# basis points

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**basis points**— Fractions of 1 percent. One hundred basis points equals 1 percent …2

**basis point**— A basis point is a unit of measure used in describing interest rates. One basis point is equivalent to 1/100th of a percent, or 0.01%. For example, if the prime rate increases by 50 basis points, it means that the rate has risen 0.5%. Category:… …3

**basis point**— basis points N COUNT: usu pl In finance, a basis point is one hundredth of a per cent (.01%). [TECHNICAL] …4

**basis point**— A unit of measurement for interest rates or yields that is expressed as a percentage. One hundredth of one percent. One hundred basis points equal one percent. American Banker Glossary In the bond market, the smallest measure used for quoting… …5

**Basis point**— A basis point (often denoted as bp or unicode|‱; rarely, permyriad) is a unit that is equal to 1/100th of a percentage point. It is frequently used to express percentage point changes less than 1. It avoids the ambiguity between relative and… …6

**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 greater… …7

**Basis Point - BPS**— A unit that is equal to 1/100th of 1%, and is used to denote the change in a financial instrument. The basis point is commonly used for calculating changes in interest rates, equity indexes and the yield of a fixed income security. The… …8

**basis risk**— The risk to a holder of financial instruments that a change in prevailing interest rates will not affect the prices of or yields on similar instruments in exactly equal amounts. For example, an increase in prevailing interest rates might raise 3… …9

**Basis point**— A one one hundredth of one percent (i.e., 0.01%), used to express interest rates and bond yield differentials (7.500/o 7.15% = 0.35% or 35 basis points). It is a measure of the difference between a base rate and another rate. The points are one …10

**points**— The units of price quoted, based on the minimum price unit. A $1.00 price movement may be called 100 basis points. Chicago Mercantile Exchange Glossary …11

**basis point**— Fin one hundredth of 1%, used in relation to changes in bond interest rates. Thus a change from 7.5% to 7.4% is 10 basis points …12

**Basis (linear algebra)**— Basis vector redirects here. For basis vector in the context of crystals, see crystal structure. For a more general concept in physics, see frame of reference. In linear algebra, a basis is a set of linearly independent vectors that, in a linear… …13

**Basis Cotton**— In the raw cotton market denotes points on or points off futures, or the difference between the price of futures and that of any particular quality of actual cotton. Thus, if futures are at 6.75 d. (Jan./36) and the particular cotton required is… …14

**points and authorities**— The legal and factual basis for an argument in a lawsuit. A party who wants the judge to rule a particular way on a motion often must submit a memorandum of points and authorities, in which the party argues that the facts, statutes, and relevant… …15

**Basis swap**— A basis swap is an interest rate swap which involves the exchange of two floating rate financial instruments. A floating floating interest rate swap under which the floating rate payments is referenced to different bases. Usage of basis swaps for …16

**Basis of Union (Presbyterian Church of Australia)**— The Basis of Union of the Presbyterian Church of Australia is the document under which the constituent state churches agreed to unite at its first General Assembly[1] on 24 July 1901,[2] and is still a foundational text for the Uniting Church.[3] …17

**Forward Points**— The number of basis points added to or subtracted from the current spot rate to determine the forward rate. When points are added to the spot rate, there is a forward points premium; when points are subtracted from the spot rate, there is a… …18

**Radial basis function network**— A radial basis function network is an artificial neural network that uses radial basis functions as activation functions. They are used in function approximation, time series prediction, and control.Network architectureRadial basis function (RBF) …19

**Liste der Global Boundary Stratotype Sections and Points**— Karte mit allen Koordinaten: OSM, Google oder …20

**Fourteen Points**— ) remained skeptical of the applicability of Wilsonian idealism. [Irwin Unger, These United States (2007) 561.] The speech was delivered over 10 months before the Armistice with Germany ended World War I, but the Fourteen Points became the basis… …