conversion factors

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Conversion factors

Rules set by the Chicago Board of Trade for determining the invoice price of each acceptable deliverable Treasury issue against the Treasury Bond futures contract.

conversion factors

The rates used to adjust differences in bond values for delivery on a U.S. Treasury bond futures contract. Because the contract calls for the equivalent of an 8% coupon, 20-year maturity bond, it is necessary to convert other securities that are acceptable for delivery.
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The Parkoff Portfolio, a smaller group of 312-units in six buildings on the Upper East Side that receive J-51 benefits, carries a $170 million senior mortgage that was also originated in March of 2007, meaning that its financial survival is also counting on the brisk conversion of units to market rate.
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2 million) and the continued conversion of units to market rental rates from stabilized rental rates, Fitch does not expect a default of the loan in the near term.