effective date

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Effective date

In an interest rate swap, the date the swap begins accruing interest.
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effective date

The date on which a new offering registered with the SEC may be sold by underwriters. There is usually a 20-day cooling-off period between the filing of a registration and the effective date.
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Prospective revocation: A revocation may specify a prospective effective date (Sec.
The effective date is the date when shares are issued to the owners of record.
The company mentioned that the effective date is the date when shares are issued to the share owners of record date.
When the effective date of the policy is used as the dale of revenue recognition, services required for placing the insurance have generally been performed.
The Commission will publish a document in the Federal Register announcing the effective date.
Cordray added, "We further believe that the additional time included in the proposed effective date would better accommodate the interests of the many consumers and providers whose families will be busy with the transition to the new school year at that time."
The recordkeeping rule takes effect for small businesses one year after the effective date, and for very small businesses two years after the effective date.
Bidding parameters: Fixed service fee in US$/b on net production over the level prevalent before the contract's effective date. The plateau production rate is to be achieved within six years.
Now Freddie Mac, with FHFA's approval, has changed the effective date for this requirement to apply to mortgages with application dates on or after July 1, 2010, according to a news release.
FASB has issued Staff Position FIN 48-3, Effective Date of FASB Interpretation No.
The effective date is expected to apply to audits of financial statements for periods beginning on or after Dec.
The Standards Subcommittee also filed a comment letter to the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) requesting a delay in the effective date of FASB FIN 48, Accounting for Uncertainty in Income Taxes.

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