scale

(redirected from scaling up)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia.

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.

Scale

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

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.

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.

References in periodicals archive ?
The event started with a joint presentation by Alice Klat, Director of the Ideation Center, the leading think tank for Strategy& Middle East, and Melissa Rizk, Fellow with the Ideation Center, onthe entrepreneurial and investment ecosystem across the region, and the challenges involved in scaling up.
This situation presents two distinct, but related leadership challenges; the leadership difficulties businesses face when scaling up and the need for strong business voices in the political leadership of our region.
The UK is brimming with entrepreneurial energy and now is the time to focus on empowering businesses to scale-up - scaling up being the act of growing quickly, whether through creating new jobs, increasing turnover or investing in a business.