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Definition: Cap


Full Definition of Cap

1. The highest interest rate that can be paid on a floating-rate bond, or the highest rate that an adjustable rate mortgage can rise to in a specified period of time. 2. An abbreviation for capitalization, as in market cap.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Cap 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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