ABR

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AcronymDefinition
ABRAccredited Buyers Representative (real estate certification)
ABRAdvance Baton Rouge (Baton Rouge, LA)
ABRAbraham
ABRAuditory Brainstem Response (audiology)
ABRAugust Burns Red (band)
ABRAbridged
ABRAmerican Board of Radiology
ABRAdaptive Bit Rate (computer streaming)
ABRAvailable Bit Rate
ABRAmerican Book Review (est. 1977; publication)
ABRArea Border Router (Sprint)
ABRAverage Bit Rate
ABRAutomatic Baud Rate
ABRAutomatic Bios Recovery
ABRAuto Busy Redial
ABRAdobe Brushes File
ABRAutomatic Beacon Removal
ABRAutomatic Backup and Recovery
ABRAdvanced Bit Rate
ABRAuxiliary Bass Radiator
ABRAnswer Bit Ratio
ABRArea Border Router
ABRas Billed Rate
ABRAustralian Business Register
ABRApproved Budget Request
ABRAssociation of British Residents (Sri Lanka)
ABRAnnualized Base Rent
ABRAdolescent Birth Rate
ABRAuditory Brain Stem Response
ABRArchitectural Barrier Removal (various locations)
ABRAverage Bit Rate (sound encoding)
ABRAnaerobic Baffled Reactor
ABRAssociativity-Based Routing
ABRAngle Bracket (timber connector)
ABRAfrican Business Roundtable
ABRAutomatic Baud Rate (storage technique)
ABRAutomatic Budget Reallocation
ABRAmerican Bicycle Racing (Kenosha, WI)
ABRAberdeen, SD, USA - Aberdeen Regional Airport (Airport Code)
ABRArbres Binaires de Recherche (French: Binary Search Trees)
ABRAgreement for Boat Repair
ABRAcademic Bill of Rights
ABRAngiographic Binary Restenosis
ABRAbsolute Bed Rest
ABRAssociation of Battery Recyclers
ABRAmerican Born Russian
ABRAcrylate-Butadiene Rubber
ABRAccomplishment Based Renewal (US NSF)
ABRArea Business Representative
ABRAustralian Book of Reference (Australian Defence Force)
ABRAdult Breastfeeding Relationship
ABRAudiometric Brainstem Response (neurology)
ABRAbortus-Bang Ring (test)
ABRAbove Base Rate
ABRAverage Broker Recommendation (Zacks investing reports)
ABRApplied Benefits Research
ABRAlex Brown Racing
ABRAero-Ballistic Rocket
ABRAirborne Relay
ABRAveraged Brainstem Response
ABRAccelerated Benefits Rider (life insurance)
ABRAnswer to Bid Ratio (telecommunications)
ABRAverage Bandwidth Requirement
ABRAdvanced Breeder Reactor
ABRAmphibian Boat Reconnaissance
ABRAttogen Biomedical Research
ABRAbdominal Bowel Resection
ABRAdvanced Battery Research
ABRAutonomous Boundary Router
ABRArray Based Replication (storage technique)
ABRAdditional Billet Requirements
ABRAutomatic Bandwidth Response (Digital Link)
ABRAs Built Reconciliation
ABRAgreement Boat Repair
ABRAverage Breath Rate
ABRAccrued Benefit Ratio
ABRAdvanced Bus Remanufacturing
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C&G and Nationwide have an underlying guarantee to be never more than 2% above base rate, while Halifax and Skipton are never more than 3% above.
"The banks won't lend to us and advised to go to other sources like the Black Country Reinvestment Society but they wanted to charge us 12 per cent above base rate.
C&G'S NEW lower-priced range of Tracker mortgage deals 0.39 per cent to 0.89 per cent above base rate runs until December 31, 2007.
When Egg cracks under the strain of paying so much, currently 1.25 per cent above base rate, it still promises to pay at least half a per cent above base rate until 2000 and then at least base rate until 2001 (tel 08450 399 399).
"The club has been well managed so why would someone propose to lend the club money at 1.5 per cent above base rate. It's beyond me."
The best two-year tracker deals include Barclays' 0.74% above base rate (currently 1.24%) on 40% deposits with PS1999 fee; HSBC's 0.84% above base rate on 30% deposits with PS999 fee, and Coventry Building Society's Lifetime tracker at 1.3% above base rate on 25% deposits with PS999 fee.
"They have also confirmed that the rate of interest for late payments will be set at 2% above base rate, which is higher than the 0.5% below base rate that is currently prescribed.
Should you refuse to complete or vacate the premises then you will be in breach of contract and liable for interest payments for late completion in accordance with the sale contract (usually 4% above base rate) and an action for damages.
Pound Notes * AN EARLY Christmas goodie from first direct, the online subsidiary of HSBC, is a new two-year tracker rate loan at 1.49% above base rate (current pay rate 1.99%).
Well if you have owned a home for the last 10 years then the highest interest rate you will have experienced is 6 per cent as a base rate although it is worth remembering that mortgage rates tend to be 1 per cent to 2 per cent above base rate. Looking further back gives a little bit of insight into what could happen to mortgage rates if we were to start to get a bout of inflation that the Bank of England could not control.
D M N A: First Direct (0845 6100 100) offers a full term tracker mortgage at 1.79 percent above base rate, making the current rate 2.29 percent.