Pool factorThe outstanding principal balance divided by the original principal balance with the result expressed as a decimal. Pool factors are published monthly by the Bond Buyer newspaper for Ginnie Mae, Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac (Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation) MBSs.
Conversion factorsConversion factors
Rules set by the Chicago Board of Trade for determining the invoice price of each acceptable deliverable Treasury issue against the Treasury Bond futures contract.
Present value factorPresent value factor
Factor used to calculate an estimate of the present value of an amount to be received in a future period. If the opportunity cost of funds is 10% over next year, the factor is [1/(1 + 0.10)].
Single factor modelSingle factor model
A model of security returns that acknowledges only one common factor. The single factor is usually the market return. See: Factor model.
Net benefit to leverage factorNet benefit to leverage factor
A linear approximation of a number, that enables one to operationalize the total impact of leverage on firm value in the capital market imperfections view of capital structure.
Factor marketFactor market
The market for a factor of production, such as labor or capital, in which supply and demand interact to determine the equilibrium price of the factor.
Further SuggestionsPrimary factor
One factor APT
International factor movement
Direct-plus-indirect factor content
Total factor productivity
Factor intensity reversal
Factor content pattern of trade