Define: War Loan

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Definition: War Loan

Quick Summary of War Loan

A government stock issued during wartime; It has no redemption date and pays only 3.5% interest.

What is the dictionary definition of War Loan?

Dictionary Definition

A war loan is a government issued stock provided during wartime; it has no redemption date and only pays interest at a rate of 3.5%.


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Definition Sources

Definitions for War Loan 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: 4th May 2019.