Define: Value Date

UK Accounting Glossary

Definition: Value Date

What is the dictionary definition of Value Date?

Dictionary Definition

This refers to the data at which a remittance sent through a bank clearing cycle becomes available for the payee’s use.


Synonyms For Value Date

effective date, for value, entered into force, enters into force, expiry date

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Value Date. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. February 28, 2020
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Value Date. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: February 28, 2020).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Value Date. Retrieved February 28, 2020, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Value Date are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

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

This glossary post was last updated: 29th January 2019.