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Synonyms for interest

Synonyms for interest

mental acquisitiveness

curiosity about or attention to someone or something

something that contributes to or increases one's well-being

a right or legal share in something

to arouse the interest and attention of

Synonyms for interest

a sense of concern with and curiosity about someone or something

a reason for wanting something done


the power of attracting or holding one's attention (because it is unusual or exciting etc.)

a fixed charge for borrowing money

(usually plural) a social group whose members control some field of activity and who have common aims

a diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly)

be on the mind of

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Conflict of interest policies should set out clear criteria for evaluating organizational conflicts of interest.
The case law is far from uniform on the applicability of the common interest doctrine to communications among insurers and their reinsurers.
If a surviving owner must borrow to fund the buyout, the IRS may classify the interest paid on the borrowings as investment interest, delaying the deductibility of the amounts paid.
Students in South Africa, England, Israel, Chile, and Russia had significantly higher scores when examining interest in math study than students in America, but students in Japan and Australia had significantly lower scores.
Because a determination of FIE status is not made until the end of a NRE's year end, it is impossible to predict with certainty at the time a participating interest in the NRE is acquired whether the NRE will be a FIE.
Corresponding authors are required to submit a declaration of competing financial interests on behalf of all authors involved.
As a special rule of law, a cooperative security interest may be perfected by 'filing a financing statement.
A significant increase in volatility in the federal funds rate, however, would be of concern because it would affect other overnight interest rates, raising funding risks for most large banks, securities dealers, and other money market participants.
But they more than make up for that with the interest they collect from those who wait and then make payments.
Stakeholder representation means some interests are more special than others.
2) Communication Bank materials indexed by Strategic Interest Group
It is well known that rising interest rates force bond values downward, while falling interest rates generate price increases for fixed-income securities.
6049(b)(2)(B) provided that payments of exempt interest were exempt from information reporting and, thus, backup withholding.
When conventional monetary stimuli were ineffective following the bursting of the so-called "bubble" economy, the Bank of Japan rolled out its zero interest rate policy in February 1999 and initiated its quantitative easing strategy in March 2001.
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