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Scale

Payment of different rates of interest on CDs of varying maturities. A bank is said to "post a scale." Commercial paper dealers also post scales.
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Scale

The range of prices at which an underwriter offers to place with investors a serial bond, where the individual bonds have different maturities.
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scale

The schedule of yields (or prices) at which a serial bond issue is offered to the public by the underwriter. The schedule reflects yields at the various maturities being offered. Also called offering scale. See also inverted scale, preliminary scale.
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scale

The relationship between measurements on a plan or map and the dimensions of the physical object represented.One inch might represent 10 feet or 10 miles.Topographic maps contain two scales,one for distance and one for change in elevation.

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"Companies need to consider how much compensation they are tying up in dead weight at the bottom of the performance scale," says Tom Agnew, a senior consultant at Hay Insight, the Hay Group's employee survey division.
Ofsted said on its performance scale, achievement was satisfactory or better in 75 per cent of vocational GCSE lessons, at least good in a third and unsatisfactory in a quarter.
Additional controllers may be added as needed to provide greater resiliency and performance scale. This design enables controllers placed in multiple, fiber-distance locations to continue to process storage requests even if all but one controller fails--thanks to active-active N-way clustering.
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The organisation has established a performance scale of 0 to 30 to assess the implementation of the Directive in each of the Member States.

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