Big Figure

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Definition: Big Figure

Big Figure

Quick Summary of Big Figure

If a bond is priced at 105.45, the big figure is 105. When quoting a price, market makers might just refer to the figure after the decimal point, ignoring the big figure. Also known as the handle in the US.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Big Figure 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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