Translation of basis point in Spanish:

basis point

punto básico, n.

Pronunciation /ˈbeɪsɪs pɔɪnt/


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    punto básico masculine
    • A basis point is one hundredth of a percentage point.
    • The prospect of a 75 basis point interest rate cut had investors breathing easier by late last week, but it was another tough week overall, especially for tech investors.
    • Adding these factors, you might expect us to show modest declines in our net interest margin of about a basis point a quarter this year.
    • Fifteen-year fixed mortgage rates also declined one basis point, to 5.14%.
    • Each percentage point of inflation is associated with a 146 basis point increase in the earnings yield.