For example: On January 1st, Company A agrees to loan Mr. X $10,000 on June 1st. Mr. X agrees to repay Company A the original $10,000 plus an additional $1000 on December 1st. The $1000 is similar to paying interest on the loan.
Investment dictionary. Academic. 2012.
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