Open-market rates

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Open-market rates

Interest rates that are determined in the open market by supply and demand, as opposed to being set by the Federal Reserve Board.

Open-Market Rates

Interest rates determined by the prevailing supply and demand for money rather than according to some benchmark, such as LIBOR, or by some government organization, such as the Federal Reserve.
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A vendor at Pir Sohawa, admitting the overcharging said, "it is difficult for us to sale the items at the open market rates as we have to pay the rent of the stall which is higher as compared to markets.
He said that the best quality grocery, food, garments, fresh fruits, vegetables, wood furniture and other household items are available at comparatively less than open market rates at all the CSDs.
According to Khemka, the seeds could not be sold as there was no demand for wheat seed varieties DBW- 17 and PBW- 550 in the market as the prices were higher than the open market rates and the seed varieties were old.
The concern among critics is that the withdrawn funds went to favored insiders who were then able to make vast profits on the difference between the official and open market rates for the
Against the Rs 130 per kg wholesale price of dal moong, the official rates fixed by the government stand at Rs 105 per kg, which is less than Rs 25 per kg as compared to open market rates.
The theatre has secured funding which is allowing it to rent space at "cultural" rates rather than commercial open market rates.
For the year, enhancement to revenues occurred primarily as a result of the changeover from below-market fixed rates to open market rates received for the sale of electricity from our Steamboat 1 geothermal plant in Reno, Nev.
If banks reduced their loans, loan rates would rise relative to open market rates.
One change that was especially important in this process was the introduction of money market certificates (MMCs) in 1985, with interest rates linked by formula to open market rates on designated instruments.
However, even if open market rates are higher than SLGS rates, it may not be possible to purchase open market securities in the amounts, dates and rates required without creating inefficiency in the escrow account.
Traders have purchased the flour on low price and are selling it in market on open market rates while the food department is playing the role of silent spectator.
In the 1960s and 1970s, most of the adjustments made to the M2 deposit rate involved changes in rates that were under Regulation Q; these adjustments were generally made in lagged response to the upward trend in open market rates.