Basis Price

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Definition: Basis Price

Basis Price

Full Definition of Basis Price

The price of a security expressed in terms of its yield to maturity instead of its price in terms of a currency. The basis price is usually shown with bonds and other fixed income securities.

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Basis Price. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: November 29, 2023).
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Basis Price are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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