short-term credit

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short-term credit UK US noun [U] FINANCE
money that is lent for a year or less: »

There's a huge demand for short-term credit.

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The cost of short-term credit is expected to fall.

Compare LONG-TERM CREDIT(Cf. ↑long-term credit)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • short-term — adjective relating to or extending over a limited period (Freq. 5) short run planning a short term lease short term credit • Syn: ↑short run • Similar to: ↑short …   Useful english dictionary

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  • long-term credit — ➔ credit1 * * * long term credit UK US noun [U] FINANCE ► borrowed money that does not have to be paid back for at least five years: »Interest rates on long term credit will probably stay where they are, or move a little bit lower. → Compare… …   Financial and business terms

  • medium-term credit — ➔ credit1 * * * medium term credit UK US noun [C or U] FINANCE ► money that is lent to a company for a period of between two and ten years → Compare LONG TERM CREDIT(Cf. ↑long term credit) …   Financial and business terms

  • Very Short-Term Financing Facility —   A 45 day credit facility provided by the European Monetary Cooperation Fund (EMCF) to Member States requiring support for their currencies …   Glossary of the European Union and European Communities

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  • Credit — Money loaned. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ▪ I. credit cred‧it 1 [ˈkredt] noun 1. [uncountable] COMMERCE an arrangement with a shop, supplier etc to buy something now and pay for it later: • They are saving for new furniture… …   Financial and business terms

  • short-run — adjective relating to or extending over a limited period (Freq. 2) short run planning a short term lease short term credit • Syn: ↑short term • Similar to: ↑short * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Credit rating — of governments around the world by Standard Poor s:   AAA …   Wikipedia

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