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Meaning of “lending rate” in the English Dictionary

"lending rate" in British English

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lending ratenoun [C]

uk   us   (also interest rate) mainly UK
the ​amount that a ​bankcharges on ​money that it ​lends: Banks have ​raisedtheirlendingrates by two ​percent.
(Definition of lending rate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"lending rate" in Business English

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lending ratenoun [C]

uk   us   BANKING, FINANCE, ECONOMICS
the ​rate of ​interest that a ​bank or other ​financialorganizationcharges for ​borrowingmoney: Iceland's ​centralbankraised its ​keylendingrate to 13.5%.cut/raise/increase the lending rate Policymakers at the Bank of Japan have decided to ​cutlendingrates for ​smallbusinesses.
(Definition of lending rate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lending rate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 贷款利率…
in Chinese (Traditional) 貸款利率…
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