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Borrowing Costs

The amount of money paid in interest on a loan or other debt. In other words, it is what one must spend in order to receive money. Borrowing costs are expenses for both personal and business loans.
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Borrowing cost capitalization does not take place, however, during periods when activities have ceased or have yet to begin, such as when land is held for future development.
The British bank said that if money market mutual funds were to put more cash into Treasury bills and repurchase agreements rather than bank commercial paper, US borrowing costs could increase.
In a move to lower local debt, the central bank has lowered borrowing costs.
4% in the ten years from independence to achieve the Maastricht Treaty agreed debt-to-GDP ratio of 60% under borrowing costs likely to be as much as 1.
The agency said that as domestic interest rates are also rising most companies will face higher borrowing costs after refinancing of existing debt.
As in 1994, the Fed's more hawkish posture has resulted in rising borrowing costs outside of the US.
Issuers from the UAE are tapping the market this year to benefit from a drop in borrowing costs.
A downgrade to junk-bond status could have prompted a flight by cautious investors, forcing up Spanish borrowing costs and accelerating any request for help.
In an interview published on Thursday, Peter Bofinger, an economic adviser to German Chancellor Angela Merkel, praised Monti's reform efforts and said Italy's borrowing costs of 6.
Italy is seeking help to ease its borrowing costs at the European summit this week.
The coupon rate, or the interest rate stated on a bond when it is issued, declined on lower long-term borrowing costs, with investors increasingly purchasing Japanese government debt and other relatively safer assets amid uncertainty over the sovereign debt crisis in Europe.
17 after the single currency was boosted by the slight easing in Spain and Italy's borrowing costs.