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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Interesting dynamics, including continued population growth and the conversion of units to condominiums, make buying multi-family rentals compelling.
Furthermore, the construction and conversion of units may alleviate some of the distortions in the market caused by the unabating demand and limited supply, but it will not cause prices to collapse.
A final workout strategy and valuation remain unknown at this time, however given current market conditions and slower than anticipated conversion of units from stabilized to market rental rates, significant losses are possible if the loan is disposed.