Definition of 'liquidity'
Example sentences containing 'liquidity'
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This should provide sufficient liquidity for investors to buy in or exit. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Making extra liquidity available to the banks and reducing still further the cost of borrowing is exactly what a central bank should be doing right now. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The new liquidity will be available as long as it is needed. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There is an urgent need for government to provide liquidity to small firms. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There is sufficient liquidity for investors to get out when they need to. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The current liquidity crisis has seen perfectly viable small companies dragged down. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The problem is that liquidity is a matter of degree. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)Not the best policy when facing a liquidity crisis. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The banks argue that their real problem is liquidity. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But there is also the possibility that the recent liquidity crisis becomes a broader squeeze on credit. Times, Sunday Times (2007)All building societies continue to suffer liquidity problems. Times, Sunday Times (2009)These measures restored some sense to the balance sheet and provided sufficient liquidity for the company to carry on. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Japan's big banks reached that point about five years after the liquidity crisis. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Waitrose said that it was prepared to make early payments to suppliers with short-term liquidity problems. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It may be that we are going through a crisis of liquidity, not solvency. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Standard said that it had sufficient liquidity in the fund to meet demand and that there were no queues of people demanding their cash. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Because of the lack of liquidity and higher default risk, the bank earns its highest return on loans. Financial Markets, Institutions and Money (1995)Regulators already set minimum liquidity standards, typically requiring banks to hold sufficient liquidity to meet potential liabilities for a period ahead. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Cash provides liquidity, but it doesn't pay interest. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)I also have high liquidity. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Experienced managers know that a strong cash culture not only provides liquidity, it also delivers long-term improvements in financial management. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In September it was still intending to close its special liquidity credit line to banks this month, thereby fanning the panic. Times, Sunday Times (2008)A spokesman said: 'We need to keep our liquidity high. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It wants the terms of the special liquidity scheme, where banks swap mortgage debt for gilts, extended to pump more cash into the system. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Over the next 20 years, the balance sheets of the largest dealers ballooned and their willingness to provide liquidity across a range of products grew exponentially. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Trends of 'liquidity'
Used Occasionally. liquidity is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'liquidity'
British English: liquidity NOUN
In finance, a company's liquidity is the amount of cash or liquid assets it has easily available.
The company maintains a high degree of liquidity.
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