Compound tariffA tariff that combines both a specific and an ad valorem component.
Discrete compoundingDiscrete compounding
Compounding the time value of money for separate time intervals.
The process of accumulating the time value of money forward in time. For example, interest earned in one period earns additional interest during each subsequent time period.
Compound annual growth rateCompound annual growth rate
The average rate at which a particular financial parameter compounds up over a period of years.
Compounding frequencyCompounding frequency
The number of compounding periods in a year. For example, quarterly compounding has a compounding frequency of 4.
Compound interestCompound interest
The process by which interest earned on an investment is added back to the amount invested, so increasing the amount of 'principal' on which further interest will be earned in future years.Compounding is sometimes described as the miracle of investing. The fact is that if you reinvest income in your portfolio, you will end up with a much larger amount than if you spend the income as you go along because of the effect of compounding. But to allow compounding to work its magic, you have to start young.Albert Einstein, when asked what he considered to be mankind's greatest invention, replied 'Compound interest!'
Further SuggestionsCompounding period
compound reversionary bonus
Compound growth rate
Simple compound growth method
Compound Annual Growth Rate
Realized compound yield
Compound Annual Return