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Balloon loan

Long-term

 loan, often a 

Mortgage

, that has one large payment (the balloon payment) due upon 

Maturity

. A 

Balloon loan

 will often have the advantage of very low 

Interest

 payments, thus requiring very little 

Capital

 outlay during the life of the loan. Since most of the repayment is deferred until the end of the payment period, the borrower has substantial flexibility to utilize the available 

Capital

 during the life of the loan. The major problem with such a 

Loan

 is that the borrower needs to be self-disciplined in preparing for the large 

Single

 payment, since interim payments are not being made. Balloon loans are often undertaken when 

Refinancing

 or when a major 

Cash

 flow event is anticipated. also called 

Balloon note

 or bullet loan.



Related Terms: 28

Balloon loan

,

Balloon note

,

Balloon payment

,

Borrow

,

Bull

,

Capital

,

Cash

,

Call

,

Cap

,

Defer

,

Financing

,

FIN

,

Interest

,

Inc.

,

Long

,

Long-term

,

Loan

,

Low

,

Maturity

,

Mortgage

,

Note

,

Outlay

,

Owe

,

Refinancing

,

Ring

,

Single

,

Term

,

Term loan


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Category: Lending_and_Credit


Starting With: B


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10-Q

,

10-K

,

52-week low

,

Allowance for depreciation

,

Available assets

,

Average collection period

,

Above par

,

Accrual of discount

,

Accrued interest

,

Amortization of premium

,

Anticipation note

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

Absolute advantage

,

Adjustable life insurance

,

All-risks coverage

,

At risk

,

Asset financing

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Adjustable Rate Mortgage

,

Amortization term

,

Asset conversion loan

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

Assumable mortgage

,

Average life

,

A shares

,

Assets under management

,

Average price per share

,

At the money

,

Age-weighted plan

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Average up

,

Ad valorem

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Away from the market

,

Back pay

,

Below the line

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Book value per share

,

Bottom line

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Bank Note

,

Balloon maturity

,

Below par

,

Benchmark interest rate

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Bond anticipation note

,

Bullet bond

,

Bullet contract

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Broker loan

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy the book

,

Basic earnings per share

,

Back door financing

,

Balance of payments

,

Base interest rate

,

Base period

,

Board of Governors

,

Break-even analysis

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Bailing out

,

Balloon loan

,

Balloon note

,

Balloon payment

,

Bank term loan

,

Borrow

,

Bridge financing

,

Bridge loan

,

Broker loan rate

,

Bust-up takeover

,

Back-end load

,

B shares

,

Bull straddle

,

Blackout period

,

Bullet strategy

,

Break-even tax rate

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Bull

,

Bull market

,

Capital

,

Capital appreciation

,

Capital asset

,

Capital efficiency

,

Capital expenditure

,

Capital growth

,

Capital investment

,

Capitalized interest

,

Capital liability

,

Capital loss

,

Capital resource

,

Cash

,

Cash asset ratio

,

Cash basis

,

Cash budget

,

Cash control

,

Cash conversion cycle

,

Cash cycle

,

Cash earnings

,

Cash equivalence

,

Cash journal

,

Cash ratio

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Cash reserves

,

Compound interest

,

Call

,

Call date

,

Called away

,

Called bond

,

Call price

,

Call protection

,

Call risk

,

Cap

,

Capital market

,

Capital structure

,

Cash equivalents

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Collateralized Mortgage Obligation

,

Collaterized Loan Obligation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Current maturity

,

Call money rate

,

Cash account

,

Closed out

,

Code of procedure

,

Cash dividend

,

Capitalization of income

,

Cap rate

,

Capital account

,

Capital consumption allowance

,

Capital formation

,

Comparative advantage

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Cash commodity

,

Cash market

,

Cash price

,

Cash settlement

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Cash surrender value

,

Cash value

,

Cash value life insurance policy

,

Cash withdrawal

,

Chartered Life Underwriter

,

Convertible term insurance

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Credit life insurance

,

Capital budget

,

Capital gains distribution

,

Certificate of stock

,

Cost of carry

,

Corporate Financing Committee

,

Certificate of title

,

Contract for deed

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Cash advance

,

Cash collateral

,

Cash credit

,

Cash-out refinancing

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Character loan

,

Chattel mortgage

,

Classified loan

,

Closed-end credit

,

Collateral note

,

Commercial mortgage

,

Conduit borrower

,

Conforming loan

,

Consolidation loan

,

Consumer interest

,

Conventional mortgage

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Credit line

,

Crowding out

,

Cure period

,

Capital appreciation fund

,

Closed-end fund

,

Closed-end investment company

,

Contingent deferred sales charge

,

C shares

,

Call option

,

Call ratio backspread

,

Call swaption

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Covered call

,

Cash Against Documents

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash-balance plan

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Capital Asset Pricing Model

,

Capital commitment

,

Cash sale

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Contributed capital

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Capital gains tax

,

Capital loss carryover

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cash buying

,

Cash delivery

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Close out

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Curbs out

,

Corporate venture capital

,

Debit note

,

Deferred charge

,

Deferred credit

,

Deferred revenue

,

Deferred tax

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Debt capital

,

Debt financing

,

Deferred interest bond

,

Delivery vs. payment

,

Delivery vs. repayment

,

Due date

,

Day loan

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Do Not Reduce

,

Date of record

,

Distribution period

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Desk (the)

,

Division of labor

,

Deferred month

,

Decreasing term life

,

Dual life insurance

,

Discounted Cash Flow Analysis

,

Direct financing

,

Due diligence

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Defer

,

Doing business as

,

Due process

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Deferred payment

,

Demand loan

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Discount loan

,

Down payment

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Deferred account

,

Deferred annuity

,

Deferred payment annuity

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Double up

,

Daily low

,

Depth of market

,

Due bill

,

Deal flow

,

Effective annual interest rate

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Exact interest

,

Equity-linked note

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Event risk

,

Ex-legal

,

Extendible note

,

External financing

,

Either-or order

,

Effective par

,

E-mini

,

Exchange for futures

,

Exchange for physical

,

Exchange of spot

,

Exchange versus cash

,

Ex-pit transaction

,

Ex-all

,

Equity mortgage

,

Evergreen loan

,

Explicit interest

,

Ex-warrants

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Equity capital

,

Equity financing

,

Ex-rights

,

Ex-rights date

,

Even lot

,

Even spread

,

Even up

,

Financial capital

,

First In First Out

,

Form 10-Q

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation

,

Federal National Mortgage Association

,

Federal Reserve Note

,

Financing flows

,

First call date

,

Flight to quality

,

Flip-flop note

,

Flow of funds

,

Federal Call

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Forward P/E

,

Fully diluted earnings per share

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Fee-for-service

,

Front-end load

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

FHA Loan

,

Financing

,

First mortgage

,

Fixed-rate loan

,

Fixed-Rate Mortgage

,

Floor loan

,

Forward interest rate

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Finite-life REIT

,

Free right of exchange

,

FIN

,

First-round financing

,

Government National Mortgage Association

,

Good Til Canceled

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

Grace period

,

General mortgage

,

Graduated payment

,

Growing equity mortgage

,

Gather in the stops

,

Going long

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House call

,

House of issue

,

Holder in due course

,

Hang out loan

,

High-ratio mortgage

,

Home Equity Conversion Mortgage

,

Home equity line of credit

,

Home equity loan

,

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act

,

Holding period

,

High-low index

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

Interim statement

,

Interest-bearing

,

In escrow

,

Interest rate collar

,

Interest rate risk

,

Interest rate swap

,

Intermediate-term

,

Invested capital

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

In line

,

Interest rate futures

,

Insurable interest

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Interest

,

Interest expense

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

Inc.

,

In intestacy

,

Inter vivos trust

,

Imputed interest

,

Indexed loan

,

Installment loan

,

Insured mortgage

,

Interest deduction

,

Interest-only loan

,

Interest rate

,

Interest rate cap

,

Interest rate ceiling

,

Interest rate floor

,

Interim financing

,

Inventory financing

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Interest rate option

,

I/O strip

,

Inchoate interest

,

Interest-only strip

,

Immediate payment annuity

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

Invisible venture capital

,

Jumping the gun

,

Joint will

,

Joint mortgage

,

Jumbo loan

,

Joint life annuity

,

Knock-out option

,

Last In First Out

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Little Board

,

Long

,

Long Bond

,

Long position

,

Long-term

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Long Market Value

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

Limit up

,

Long hedge

,

London Inter-Bank Offer Rate

,

Level term insurance

,

Life expectancy

,

Life insurance

,

Long-term care insurance

,

Loan stock

,

Long-term debt

,

Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

,

Letter of comment

,

Liquidity event

,

Lockup period

,

Legal age

,

Living will

,

Lifetime cap

,

Line of credit

,

Loan

,

Loan note

,

Loan schedule

,

Loan sharking

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Loan value

,

Loan-value ratio

,

Lock-in

,

Long-term mortgage

,

Long leg

,

Long straddle

,

Long-term lease

,

Life annuity

,

Life expectancy method

,

Large cap

,

Leading the market

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Long squeeze

,

Low

,

Modified cash basis

,

Maturity

,

Maturity date

,

Maturity gap

,

Maturity value

,

Medium-term

,

Medium-term bond

,

Mortgage-backed certificate

,

Mortgage-backed security

,

Mortgage bond

,

Mortgage pass-through security

,

Mortgage pool

,

Municipal note

,

Maintenance call

,

Make a market

,

Margin call

,

Margin loan

,

Market if touched order

,

Market on close order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Most distant month

,

Major medical insurance

,

Mortgage life insurance

,

Mezzanine financing

,

Mortgage lien

,

Minimum payment

,

Money at call

,

Morning loan

,

Mortgage

,

Mortgage banker

,

Mortgage banking

,

Mortgage broker

,

Mortgage debt

,

Mortgage interest deduction

,

Mortgage note

,

Mortgage rate

,

Mortgage REIT

,

Mortgage risk

,

Mortgage servicing

,

Market cap

,

Medium-cap

,

Micro cap

,

Mid cap

,

Money flow

,

Most active

,

Net interest margin

,

Non-cash expense

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

Non-interest-bearing note

,

Note

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

Net capital ratio

,

No limit order

,

No quote

,

Notice period

,

No-Fault

,

Nonparticipating life insurance policy

,

No-Action Letter

,

No-lien affidavit

,

Non-conforming loan

,

Note loan

,

Notice of Default

,

No-load

,

Naked call

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Normal retirement age

,

Nasdaq Small Cap Market

,

No-load stock

,

Nominal capital

,

No book

,

Off-balance-sheet financing

,

Off the books

,

One time charge

,

Operating cash flows

,

Other long term liabilities

,

Outlay

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Ordinary interest

,

Out-of-favor

,

Outside financing

,

Over-the-Counter

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Or better

,

Order flow

,

Open interest

,

One-share one-vote rule

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Open-end credit

,

Open-end mortgage

,

Open mortgage

,

Overlying mortgage

,

Owe

,

Owner financing

,

Open-end fund

,

Open-end management company

,

Out of the money

,

Open-end lease

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

On-balance volume

,

On close

,

One man picture

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Permanent capital

,

Petty cash

,

Pooling of interests

,

Pre-depreciation profit

,

Pre-tax profit margin

,

Pro forma

,

Par bond

,

Payment date

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Permanent financing

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Provisional call feature

,

Payment for order flow

,

Purpose loan

,

P&L

,

Primary earnings per share

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Pacific Rim

,

Periodic payment plan

,

Policy loan

,

Pre-existing conditions

,

Private Mortgage Insurance

,

Per stirpes

,

Pour-over will

,

Power of Attorney

,

Package mortgage

,

Paid up

,

Partially amortized loan

,

Participation loan

,

Past-due balance method

,

Personal interest

,

Piggyback loan

,

Prepaid interest

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Projected maturity date

,

Promissory note

,

Purchase-money mortgage

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Payback period

,

Pre-syndicate bid

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Perfect capital market

,

Preservation of capital

,

Painting the tape

,

Priced out

,

Put/call ratio

,

Quiet period

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Real interest rate

,

Regulation Q

,

Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit

,

Remaining maturity

,

Revenue anticipation note

,

Reading the tape

,

Receive against payment

,

Receive versus payment

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Reduced paid-up insurance

,

Red herring

,

Regulation A

,

Reverse Take-Over

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Recourse loan

,

Refinancing

,

Regulation Z

,

Rescheduled loan

,

Residential mortgage

,

Reverse-annuity mortgage

,

Reverse mortgage

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rollover mortgage

,

Rule of 78

,

Roll up

,

Redemption period

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Ring

,

Risk capital

,

SG&A

,

Single-entry bookkeeping

,

Straight line depreciation

,

Savings and Loan

,

Short-term reserves

,

Sight letter of credit

,

Simple interest

,

S&L

,

Stop payment

,

Self-supporting bond

,

Series EE bond

,

Short-term

,

Step-up bond

,

Structured note

,

Student Loan Marketing Association

,

Securities loan

,

Segregation of securities

,

Sell the book

,

Stock loan

,

Standard of living

,

Single stock futures

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Self insurance

,

Single-premium life insurance

,

Stock life insurance company

,

Short interest

,

Short interest ratio

,

Severally but not jointly

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Secondary mortgage market

,

Second mortgage

,

Secured loan

,

Security interest

,

Security loan

,

Self-amortizing mortgage

,

Seller financing

,

Share appreciation mortgage

,

Signature loan

,

Single-payment loan

,

Soft loan

,

Stafford loan

,

Standard payment calculation

,

Standby loan commitment

,

Swing loan

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Selling the spread

,

Single option

,

Step-up warrant

,

Step-up lease

,

Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees

,

Self-directed retirement account

,

Self-employed pension

,

Single-employer plan

,

Single-life annuity

,

Single-Premium Deferred Annuity

,

Small cap

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

S Corporation

,

Self-employed

,

Self-employment tax

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Single

,

Sin tax

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Seek a market

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stopped out

,

Seed capital

,

Times interest earned

,

Top line

,

Term CD

,

Tax anticipation note

,

Tax renevue anticipation note

,

T-Bill

,

Term

,

Term bond

,

Term to maturity

,

Treasury Note

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Take delivery

,

Term insurance

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

TED spread

,

Term deposit

,

Term loan

,

Time note

,

Truth in Lending

,

Two-step mortgage

,

Term trust

,

Tenancy at will

,

Tax-deferred

,

Top hat plan

,

Transfer payments

,

Ten-bagger

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Taxable event

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Top out

,

Take a bath

,

Take profits

,

Term repo

,

Term sheet

,

U.S. Government Agency Security

,

U.S. Savings Bond

,

U.S. Treasury

,

U.S. Treasury Bill

,

U.S. Treasury Bond

,

U.S. Treasury Note

,

U.S. Treasury Securities

,

Universal life

,

Unearned interest

,

Unsecured loan

,

Uncovered call

,

Up volume

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Variable life

,

Variable universal life

,

Vendor financing

,

Vesting period

,

Vertical line charting

,

Venture capital

,

Venture capital limited partnership

,

Working capital

,

With interest

,

Waiver of premium

,

Working capital loan

,

Wraparound loan

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

When, as, and if issued

,

When issued

,

X or XD

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares

,

Z shares


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