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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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22 February 2012 - The book value of Bank of Cyprus's holdings of Greek sovereign debt was reduced by 60% of their nominal value in 2011, the Cyprus-based lender said on Tuesday.
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.
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This statement may take many different forms but it describes the estimated systematic error [9] (or the deviation from a stated nominal value [10]) and the associated uncertainty, for the specific measurand, under the validity conditions of the calibration.