Carrying charge

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Carrying charge

The fee a broker charges for carrying securities on credit, such as on a margin account. Also, any component of a futures basis, such as storage costs, interest charges or insurance costs on the underlying interest.

Carrying Charge

1. The cost of storing a commodity over a period of time. It includes incidental costs, insurance coverage, and the physical cost of storage. It does not include depreciation, if any. The carrying charge is incorporated to the price of a commodity on the futures market.

2. In interest rate futures, the difference between the cost of purchasing an instrument and its yield. See also: Profit, Loss.

3. Fees a firm charges for making a loan. The largest single carrying charge is the interest, but it also includes charges such as an origination fee or an application fee. See also: All-in cost.
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It only considers purchasing cost, holding cost, and shortage cost.
A part of the holding cost should include the actual cost of the item, and in many ways, it does.
The holding cost is assumed to be a linear function of the number of operations.
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For the comparison, we generated 20 replications for non-decreasing unit holding cost per period from the uniform distribution (0, 10] with the constant unit production cost per period for simplicity, hence directly satisfying the optimal properties of the ZIP policy.
n-1, Hence the holding cost needs to be computed during these time periods.
Traditionally, obsolescence costs were treated as a component of the holding costs in the economic order quantity (EOQ) model (Hadley & Whitin, 1963; Naddor, 1966; Silver & Peterson, 1985).
For example, TIPS bin_opt function (binomial model) supports specification of separate time lines for holding cost accrual and for lattice traversal, e.
Solutia has an active cost reduction program that has been successful in holding cost increases to a minimum," says John Moore, Commercial Director, Americas and Asia for the Resins and Additives business.
The proceeds from this financing are sufficient to cover Seabridge's ongoing property holding costs and corporate G&A into 2017.
This provides a significant opportunity for acreage covering known heavy oil sands occurrences, already been freed up, to be snapped up at low acquisition and holding costs to add to existing and planned joint land positions.