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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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Because of free movements of capital between countries, the interest rates in a small open economy, including the neutral rate, are dependent on global interest rates.
Similarly, Banque Misr (BM) decided to cut interest rates by 1% on the 3-year fixed-interest CD to 14% instead of 15%.
Some economist believe that interest rates play a crucial role in the efficient allocation of resources aimed at facilitating growth and development of an economy and can be used as a demand management technique for achieving both internal and external balance with specific attention for deposit mobilization and credit creation thus enhancing economic development.
Some of the leading banks have offered high interest rates on dollar and Lebanese pound deposits to draw more funds and beef up their balance sheets.
On interest rates, it stated that the percentage of respondent households that felt that interest rates had risen in the last 12 months declined by 0.7 points to 28.6 points in the current quarter when compared to 29.3 points attained in Q3, 2018.
Credit cards -- Credit card interest rates are variable and are directly tied to the movement of the federal funds rate.
Rising interest rates make investing in stocks riskier.
The overall weighted average interest rate on all new loans to households and non-financial corporations increased by 32 basis points to 4.71%.
The interest rate for retail term deposits of less than INR10m has been revised from 4 percent to 5.25 percent, for the maturity buckets of 7 to 29 days and 30 to 45 days.
ABSTRACT Nominal interest rates may remain substantially below the averages of the last half century, because central banks' inflation objectives lie below the average level of inflation, and estimates of the real interest rate that are likely to prevail over the long run fall notably short of the average real interest rate experienced during this period.
Another way of estimating what real interest rates are expected to be in the longer run is to calculate what markets expect them to be on average between five and ten years from now.
Interest rates on loans to households recorded a general decrease in May, according to data from the Central Bank of Cyprus for deposits and loans.
The Central Bank instructed banks in Macedonia to be more cautious with the interest rate margin since the room for cutting interest rates on savings deposits was shrinking.
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