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ceiling

noun acme, altitude, apex, apogee, climax, extreme, extremity, farthest point, height, highest degree, highest point, limit, maximum, optimum, peak, pinnacle, record, roof, summit, tectum, top, ultimate, utmost, uttost extent, utmost height, uttermost, vertex, zenith
Associated concepts: maximum income ceiling, maximum rent ceiling
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The average lending rate ceiling and the cash ratio have had effects on the treasury bill rate that are opposite to the respective effects on loan and deposit rates.
Because of that, banks are reluctant to make longer term loans for fear of being locked into the lower rate ceiling.
Wisconsin was selected to represent states with a severely restrictive interest rate ceiling structure.
Federal credit union alternatives to payday loans could range from $200 to $1,000, have a maximum APR of 1,000 basis points above the interest rate ceiling and carry an application fee of no more than $20.
The clause has been inserted with a view to alleviating the effects of the planned cut in the lending rate ceiling as many lawmakers from the ruling Liberal Democratic Party in particular are wary of the new law which they argue could squeeze lending to prospective borrowers.
FERC removed the rate ceiling for short-term (less than one year) capacity release transactions for an experimental period scheduled to end on Sept.
The territory's banking cartel is to end its role of deciding the local savings deposit rate ceiling from next week when interest rates are fully liberalized.
8 Kyodo The House of Representatives Finance Committee on Wednesday endorsed a package of bills to tighten rules on collateral-free loans to small companies, including cutting the interest rate ceiling to 29.
The Association of Banks' role in determining the savings deposit rate ceiling will be abolished in July when the final stage of rate deregulation is implemented, which will lift the remaining rate rules and allow individual banks to set their own rates on all types of deposits.