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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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During the past year, a number of banks have also started offering mortgage loans with interest rate ceilings.
Results suggest accommodation by regulators in their approach to the setting of interest rate ceilings and floors and contradicts the conventional literature which posits that interest rate regulation impacts adversely on bank profitability.
Consequently, banks discovered they could obtain funds that were free from reserve requirements and simultaneously circumvent the Fed's Regulation Q interest rate ceilings by borrowing Eurodollars from their foreign branches.
Wisconsin was selected to represent states with a severely restrictive interest rate ceiling structure.
Apart from lowering the interest rate ceiling, the proposed legislation contains tough punishments for lenders who resort to coercive collection tactics.
Summary: Muscat: Last week, the personal loan interest rate ceiling was reduced to six per cent .
The apex bank last year brought down interest rate ceiling on new personal loan to 7 per cent from 8 per cent, offering relief to bank borrowers.
The CBO in March brought down interest rate ceiling on new personal loan to seven per cent from eight per cent, offering relief to bank borrowers.
The apex bank in March brought down interest rate ceiling on new personal loan to seven per cent from eight per cent, offering relief to bank borrowers.
The Central Bank of Oman (CBO) on Sunday brought down interest rate ceiling on new personal loan to seven per cent from eight per cent, offering relief to bank borrowers.
CBO said that the board will also review the interest rate ceiling on personal loans offered by commercial banks in Oman.
MUSCAT Eoe1/4" The Central Bank of Oman yesterday kept unchanged the interest rate ceiling on personal loans offered by commercial banks at eight per cent.