from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. Computer Science bits per second
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- bits per second, a measure of speed of digital communication.
- baud rate
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- n. (computer science) the rate at which data is transferred (as by a modem)
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Morgan Stanley strategists expect the euro/dollar basis swap to be capped around -100 bps, which is what the ECB charges on its dollar swap line offered weekly but has so far seen no take-up from banks because of the stigma attached.
However, download speeds at over 50M bps was not the norm, and the average LTE download speed ended up at 33. 4M bps, which is still pretty impressive.
On the other hand 3-mth GBP Libor rates have fallen around 125 bps since the last MPC meeting, in effect giving the MPC more "bang for their buck" in terms of the last rate cut, and by extension offering the MPC a rationale for a more modest cut of 50 bps, which is also what is priced into the SONIA curve.
On Monday, they pulled back by 2 basis points to minus 6 5 bps, meaning European borrowers needing access to dollars will have to pay an extra 65 bps over and above paying LIBOR.
Overnight index swaps are now pricing in a reduction in the benchmark rate of 1 bps which is a sharp reversal from the 15 bps of rate hikes that markets were pricing in following the announcement of the central bank's emergency meeting as speculation increased that intervention measures would be initiated.
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My browning bps does about the same with sluggers (improved cylinder).
"We can very easily envision a decline in the 10-year yield to 1.75% in relatively short order with the two-year/10-year yield spread collapsing further to 150 bps," said Christopher Sullivan , who oversees $1.85 billion as chief investment officer in New York at the United Nations Federal Credit Union.
So if rates go up 25 bps, the 10 year bond mught move about 5% down in price.
When Greenspan hikes rates it will likely be in 25 bps increments.