negative interest rate Meaning in Cambridge Business English Dictionary
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Meaning of "negative interest rate" - Business English Dictionary

negative interest rate

noun [C]
 
 
MONEY, BANKING
an interest rate below zero, in which the person, bank, etc. lending the money pays interest to the one borrowing the money: Why should savers be prepared to accept a negative interest rate on savings?
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