lendable lendable

Definition(s):

  • (adj) available for lending

Usage(s):

  1. S Ls provide 43% of the money to finance new homes, put nearly all of their lendable funds into housing.
  2. The Fed has been slowly raising rates by sopping up lendable funds; since November it has reduced its member banks' net free reserves from $400 million to $162 million.
  3. The more people and companies there are that want to borrow, and the less lendable money there is to meet their demand, the higher the interest rate goes.
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