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Face Value

A readily ascertainable amount of money determinable from the words of a written instrument alone without the aid of any other source.

The face value of an instrument such as a financial document is only the amount shown on it, without the inclusion of interest or fees customarily added or reference to its actual market value.

face value

n. in shares of stock, the original cost of the stock shown on the certificate, or "par value."

face value

(First blush), noun appearance, manifestation, semblance, visual impact

face value

(Price), noun price charged, quoted price, sum, total, worth
See also: cost, face amount, par, price
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15 million bond certificates were issued under the ticker symbol "GAP 15-2", at a nominal value of MXN100 each, for a total value of MXN1.
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5 million shares worth SR 105 million on IPO accounting for 30 percent of to its shares at a nominal value SR 10 per share.
NOMINAL VALUE OF A MEAL TICKET, 2001 - 2005 (table)
1 nominal value, to NIS 70,000,000 divided into 700,000,000 ordinary shares, NIS 0.
As a result of the repurchase, a gain to the Society is likely to be crystallised because the debt issues currently trade at a significant discount to nominal value.
5% of the nominal value of the bonds, which corresponded to a yield to maturity of 12.
2006 so that the fixed nominal value of the share shall be denominated
Bonds with a nominal value of NOK 3 billion will be sold by uniform price (Dutch) auction on Tuesday 28 May 2013.
The nominal value of the Greek government bonds held by the group -- after the write-down -- totalled e1/4975 million at the end of December 2011.
The bank said there would be an issue of mandatory convertible notes of a total nominal value of up to 600 mln euros which would be offered to holders of convertible enhanced capital securities.