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.
Currency factorCurrency factor
The portion of a rate of return that is due to the currency in which the asset is denominated. The currency factor can be nonzero either because of currency risk or because of expected appreciation or depreciation.
Factor abundanceFactor abundance
The abundance or scarcity of a primary factor of production. Because, in the short run at least, the supplies of primary factors are more or less fixed, this can be taken as given for determining much about a country's trade and other economic variables. Fundamental to the H-O Model.
Factor endowmentFactor endowment
The quantity of a primary factor present in a country. See endowment.
Factor portfolioFactor portfolio
A well-diversified portfolio constructed to have a beta of 1.0 on one factor and a beta of zero on any other factors.
V Vacancy FactorV Vacancy Factor
The estimated percentage of vacancies in a rental project. May be based on past records of the property, or a professional guess if a new project. Surrounding area buildings, it similar, may be used for comparison.
Further SuggestionsSpecific factor
Factor Price Equalization Theorem
Factor price frontier
Single factor model
Direct-plus-indirect factor content
One factor APT
Old line factoring
Factor of production
Present value factor
Factor intensity reversal