Face Value
16 definitions

Face Value

The dollar amount of the face value of the applicable borrower's Asset Type. The face value is the par value or actual selling price of the asset or the amount the issuer contracts to repay.

Face Value

The par value principal amount of a debt security. 

 

Face Value

This is the value of a bond or security as printed on a document. Face value represents the amount that an issuing company promises to pay at the time of maturity.

Face Value

The value of a bond that appears on the face of the bond, unless the value is otherwise specified by the issuing company. Face value is ordinarily the amount the issuing company promises to pay at maturity. Face value is not an indication of market value. Sometimes referred to as par value.

Face Value

This is the value of the bond or security as printed on the document. The face value represents the amount that the issuing company promises to pay at the time of maturity.

Face Value

The amount of a Murabaha receivable based on the price agreed between the client and the Islamic bank including the latter’s profit on the transaction.

Face Value

The sum for which a coin can be spent or exchanged (a dime's face value is 10¢) as opposed to its collector or precious metal value.

Face Value

The inscribed worth of a denominated postage stamp and the announced worth of a
nondenominated postage stamp.

Face Value

The stated value of an investment at maturity.The face value of a corporate bond, for example, is typically $1,000. For bond ladders, face value is the stated aggregate value of the underlying securities at maturity.

For example, if there are five rungs in the ladder with 20 bonds in each rung and each bond has a $1,000 face value, the total face value of the ladder is $100,000. Also known as par value or par amount

Face Value

The amount the issuer must pay to the bondholder at maturity, also known as par.

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Face Value has been defined 16 different ways in documents like Learning Center Glossary, Debt Glossary, IPO Glossary of Terms, and 7 more.

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