Discounted basis

Discounted basis

To sell a debt instrument below maturity value, so that the difference makes up all or part of the interest.

Discounted Basis

The sale of an investment vehicle, especially a bond, at a price below its value at maturity. This sale price must be the difference between the maturity value and the remaining interest or carrying cost on the investment vehicle.
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In other cases, the new owner may see value-add opportunities to purchase a well-located, distressed asset at a discounted basis and redevelop it or lease at very aggressive rental rates.
Cumbria County Council wishes to procure a contract to supply a sufficient number of households in Allerdale, Barrow and Eden districts with easy-to-use home food waste digesters, on a discounted basis, and which will allow for the diversion of 1 300 tonnes per year of food waste from collection and treatment (ie, 1 % of the current amount of residual waste).
Similarly, price quotes and trade executions for T-bills on QE are on a discounted basis, meaning that the price is always less than or equal to 10,000.
The collateral presented a sound investment opportunity at our discounted basis and further expands our presence in the New York Metropolitan area hotel sector," said Ryan Colbert, an acquisition officer at the Lightstone Group.
Ryan Colbert, the company acquisition officer, said, 'The acquisition of this loan presented a strong opportunity to invest in a high-quality Class A hotel property on a discounted basis.
In some states, client-bill arrangements under which the lab bills physicians for tests on a discounted basis may not be possible.
Provides shared office and lab space, furnished offices, high speed Internet access, specialized services relevant to medical technology companies on a discounted basis and more.
168 billion as of June 30, 2008, on an undiscounted basis; on a discounted basis, the unfunded liability is $1.
We need urgent reassurances from the Government that the exchange is taking place on a discounted basis so that the banks and not taxpayers carry any losses.
LibDem spokesman Vince Cable said: "We need urgent reassurances that the exchange is taking place on a discounted basis so that the banks and not taxpayers carry any losses.
Of the 55 houses, 18 will be available for rent in line with affordable prices in Wrexham, with the remaining 37 being offered on a shared equity or discounted basis.