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Interbank Rate

London Inter-Bank 

Offer

 Rate. The 

Interest

 rate that the banks 

Charge

 each other for loans (usually in Eurodollars). This rate is applicable to the short-term 

International

 interbank market, and applies to very large loans borrowed for anywhere from one day to five years. This 

Market

 allows banks with 

Liquidity

 requirements to 

Borrow

 quickly from other banks with surpluses, enabling banks to avoid holding excessively large amounts of their 

Asset

 base as 

Liquid

 assets. The 

LIBOR

 is officially fixed once a day by a small group of large London banks, but the rate changes throughout the day. also called LIBOR.



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10-Q

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10-K

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52-week low

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30-day wash rule

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Active asset

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Allowance for depreciation

,

Alternative assets

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Asset

,

Asset/equity ratio

,

Available assets

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ACH

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Adjustable rate

,

Agent bank

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Asset management account

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Accrual of discount

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Accrued interest

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Accrued market discount

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Amortization of premium

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Asset-backed security

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Asset swap

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At par

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All or any part

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At best

,

At call

,

Asian dollars

,

Adjustable rate preferred stock

,

All-risks coverage

,

At risk

,

Asset acquisition

,

Asset class

,

Asset financing

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

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Attorney in fact

,

Adjustable Rate Mortgage

,

Advance rate

,

Amortization term

,

Annual Percentage Rate

,

Applicable federal rate

,

Asset-based finance

,

Asset-based lending

,

Asset conversion loan

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

Asset allocation fund

,

Assets under management

,

Asset turnover

,

At the money

,

Absorption rate

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Average up

,

Amount recognized

,

Active market

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Auction market

,

Automated Pricing and Reporting System

,

Away from the market

,

Bank reconciliation

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Below the line

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Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

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Burn rate

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Bank credit

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Bank draft

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Bank holding company

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Bank Holiday

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Banking Act of 1933

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Bank Note

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Bank Trust Department

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Bank-eligible issues

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Benchmark interest rate

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Bid-to-cover ratio

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Bond market

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Bureau of Public Debt

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Best-execution requirement

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Broker loan

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Brought over the wall

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Buying on margin

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Buy on close

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Buy on opening

,

Buy the book

,

Balance of payments

,

Bank Rate

,

Base interest rate

,

Base period

,

Base-year analysis

,

Bear market

,

Board of Governors

,

Borrowed reserves

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Bulldog market

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Bailing out

,

Balloon loan

,

Bank term loan

,

Base rate

,

Blended rate

,

Borrow

,

Bridge loan

,

Broker loan rate

,

Bust-up takeover

,

Blitzkrieg tender offer

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Borrowed stock

,

Broad-base index

,

Break-even tax rate

,

Base

,

Blow-off top

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Bull market

,

Calendar year

,

Capital asset

,

Capitalized interest

,

Cash asset ratio

,

Charge

,

Commercial year

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Central assets account

,

Commercial bank

,

Compound interest

,

Consumer bank

,

Call

,

Call date

,

Called away

,

Called bond

,

Call price

,

Call protection

,

Call risk

,

Capital market

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Collaterized Loan Obligation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Coupon rate

,

Current market value

,

Current production rate

,

Call money rate

,

Closed out

,

Code of procedure

,

Cable

,

Capitalization of income

,

Capitalization rate

,

Cap rate

,

Civilian unemployment rate

,

Constant dollar GDP

,

Constant dollars

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Current dollars

,

Carrying charge

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Cash market

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Contract market

,

Crop year

,

Convertible term insurance

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Certificate of stock

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Contract for deed

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Cash-out refinancing

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Character loan

,

Charge card

,

Classified loan

,

Conforming loan

,

Consolidation loan

,

Consumer interest

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Crowding out

,

Creeping tender offer

,

Contingent deferred sales charge

,

Core holding

,

C shares

,

Call option

,

Call ratio backspread

,

Call swaption

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Covered call

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Capital Asset Pricing Model

,

Choice market

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Constant dollar plan

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cup and handle

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Close market

,

Close out

,

Continuous market

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Curbs out

,

Deferred charge

,

Dealer bank

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Dealer market

,

Debt market

,

Deferred interest bond

,

Dollar bond

,

Dollar price

,

Day loan

,

Day order

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Do Not Reduce

,

Dollar terms

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Dividend rate

,

Dividend requirement

,

Desk (the)

,

Discount rate

,

Division of labor

,

Dollar shortage

,

Decreasing term life

,

Doing business as

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Demand loan

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Discount loan

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Dollar cost averaging

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Double up

,

Daily low

,

Day trade

,

Day trader

,

Deep market

,

Depth of market

,

Dollar volume

,

Double auction market

,

Earning asset

,

Economic surplus

,

Effective annual interest rate

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Exact interest

,

Excess reserves

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Eurodollar bond

,

Ex-legal

,

External market

,

Either-or order

,

Euro

,

Eurodollar

,

Exchange rate

,

Earned surplus

,

Economic growth rate

,

E-mini

,

Exchange for futures

,

Exchange for physical

,

Exchange of spot

,

Ex-pit transaction

,

Emerging market

,

EU

,

European Central Bank

,

Export-Import Bank

,

Eligibility requirements

,

Excess insurance

,

Effective tax rate

,

Ex-all

,

Evergreen loan

,

Explicit interest

,

Ex-warrants

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Excess accumulation

,

Excess contribution

,

Excess distribution

,

Ex-rights

,

Ex-rights date

,

Excess profits tax

,

Even up

,

Excess returns

,

Financial asset

,

First In First Out

,

Fiscal year

,

Fixed asset

,

Fixed-charge coverage ratio

,

Fixed cost

,

Form 10-Q

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

Face-amount certificate

,

Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation

,

Federal National Mortgage Association

,

First call date

,

Fixed income

,

Fixed income equivalent

,

Fixed-income arbitrage

,

Flight to quality

,

Floating-rate bond

,

Flow of funds

,

Federal Call

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Floating exchange rate

,

Foreign exchange rate

,

Forward exchange rate

,

Forward P/E

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Federal Reserve Bank

,

Federal Reserve Discount Rate

,

Federal Reserve requirement

,

Free market

,

Free market price

,

First notice day

,

Face amount

,

Fee-for-service

,

Fixed annuity

,

Fixed benefits

,

Fixed premium

,

Fair market value

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Friends and family offering

,

FHA Loan

,

Finance charge

,

Fixed rate

,

Fixed-rate loan

,

Fixed-Rate Mortgage

,

Floating rate

,

Floor loan

,

Forward interest rate

,

Forward Rate Agreement

,

Full faith and credit

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Free and clear

,

Fixed investment trust

,

Free right of exchange

,

Federal ID Number

,

Fourth market

,

Ginnie Mae pass-through

,

Government National Mortgage Association

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

Gross National Debt

,

Gross National Product

,

G-8

,

Group insurance

,

Group sale

,

Growth and income fund

,

Group IRA

,

Gather in the stops

,

Going short

,

Graveyard market

,

Hidden asset

,

Hard dollars

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House call

,

House of issue

,

Hang Seng Index

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

Holding company

,

Heir

,

Holder in due course

,

Hang out loan

,

Home equity line of credit

,

Home equity loan

,

Housing Market Index

,

Holding period

,

Head and shoulders

,

High-low index

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

Inactive asset

,

Intangible asset

,

Interest-bearing

,

In escrow

,

Interest rate collar

,

Interest rate risk

,

Interest rate swap

,

Intermediate-term

,

International Securities Identification Number

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment bank

,

Investment banking group

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

In line

,

Inefficient market

,

Inflation rate

,

International Monetary Fund

,

Interest rate futures

,

Inverted market

,

Interbank Rate

,

Internal market

,

International

,

International trade

,

Insurable interest

,

Inside market

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Interest

,

Interest expense

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

In intestacy

,

Inter vivos trust

,

Imputed interest

,

Indexed loan

,

Installment loan

,

Interest deduction

,

Interest-only loan

,

Interest rate

,

Interest rate cap

,

Interest rate ceiling

,

Interest rate floor

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

International fund

,

Interest rate option

,

I/O strip

,

Inchoate interest

,

Interest-only strip

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Imbalance of orders

,

Imperfect market

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

Jointly and severally

,

Jumping the gun

,

Joint and several liability

,

Jumbo loan

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

Knock-out option

,

Last In First Out

,

Liquidity ratio

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law day

,

Law of one price

,

Long-term

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Long Market Value

,

Look-through earnings

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

Last trading day

,

Limit up

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

LIBOR

,

London Inter-Bank Offer Rate

,

Level term insurance

,

Long-term care insurance

,

Liquid

,

Liquidity

,

Loan stock

,

Long-term debt

,

Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

,

Letter of comment

,

Liquidity event

,

Legal assets

,

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-term lease

,

Large cap

,

Leading the market

,

Listing requirements

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Liquid market

,

Locked market

,

Low

,

Lows

,

Member bank

,

Money center bank

,

Mutual Savings Bank

,

Market basket

,

Market capitalization

,

Market conversion price

,

Medium-term

,

Medium-term bond

,

Mortgage pass-through security

,

Maintenance call

,

Make a market

,

Margin call

,

Margin loan

,

Margin rate

,

Market if touched order

,

Market letter

,

Market maker

,

Market maker spread

,

Market on close order

,

Market order

,

Mark-to-market

,

May Day

,

Merchant bank

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Market economy

,

Market rate

,

Modified pass-through

,

Money at call

,

Morning loan

,

Mortgage interest deduction

,

Mortgage rate

,

Market cap

,

Market neutral

,

Market portfolio

,

Market timer

,

Market timing

,

Mill rate

,

Market analysis

,

Market

,

Market inefficiency

,

Market opening

,

Market return

,

Market-share weighted index

,

Market surveillance

,

Market-value weighted index

,

Market Volatility Index

,

Mixed market

,

Net current assets

,

Net interest margin

,

Net quick assets

,

Net surplus

,

Net tangible assets

,

Noncurrent asset

,

Non-financial asset

,

National Bank

,

National Credit Union Administration

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

National Market System

,

Nominal rate

,

Non-interest-bearing note

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

National Securities Clearing Corporation

,

National Securities Trade Association

,

Nominal asset

,

National Debt

,

National Deficit

,

National Futures Association

,

Normal market

,

Net Asset Value

,

Null and void

,

Non-conforming loan

,

Nonperforming asset

,

Note loan

,

Notice of Default

,

Notional principal amount

,

Naked call

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Nasdaq Small Cap Market

,

Narrow market

,

National Market Advisory Board

,

Negotiated market

,

Net change

,

Next Day Settlement

,

Off-balance-sheet financing

,

Off the books

,

One time charge

,

Other current assets

,

Other long term liabilities

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Ordinary interest

,

Offer

,

OID

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

Off-floor order

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Or better

,

Other income

,

Open market operation

,

Operating rate

,

Open interest

,

One-share one-vote rule

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Owe

,

Out of the money

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

On-balance volume

,

Off-board

,

On close

,

One man picture

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Open market

,

Operationally efficient market

,

Order book official

,

Outside market

,

Pooling of interests

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Pass-through

,

Pass-through coupon rate

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Preliminary official statement

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Private sector pass-through

,

Provisional call feature

,

Payment for order flow

,

Purpose loan

,

P&L

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Physical market

,

Policy loan

,

Primary market

,

Power of Attorney

,

Paid up

,

Partially amortized loan

,

Participation loan

,

Personal interest

,

Piggyback loan

,

Prepaid interest

,

Prime rate

,

Principal amount

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Private Market Value

,

Prime rate fund

,

Plan asset

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Percent held by institutions

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Perfect capital market

,

Preservation of capital

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Painting the tape

,

Plus tick

,

Plus tick rule

,

Priced out

,

Put/call ratio

,

Quick assets

,

Quid

,

Quick turn

,

Real asset

,

Reports and Records

,

Retention rate

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Run rate

,

Real interest rate

,

Regional bank

,

Regulation Q

,

Reserve requirement

,

Rate covenant

,

Reading the tape

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Real economic growth rate

,

Reduced paid-up insurance

,

Regulation A

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Rate-improvement

,

Rate lock

,

Recourse loan

,

Renegotiable rate

,

Rescheduled loan

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Roll up

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Risk/return trade-off

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Stranded asset

,

Surplus

,

Sales charge

,

Savings and Loan

,

Savings bank

,

Short-term reserves

,

Sight letter of credit

,

Simple interest

,

S&L

,

State bank

,

Secondary market

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Short bond

,

Short-term

,

Spot rate

,

Step-up bond

,

Student Loan Marketing Association

,

Securities loan

,

Segregation of securities

,

Selling group

,

Sell plus

,

Sell the book

,

Small Order Execution System

,

Soft dollars

,

Stock loan

,

Strong dollar

,

Savings rate

,

Standard of living

,

Swap rate

,

Short hedge

,

Spot market

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Short interest

,

Short interest ratio

,

Stock market

,

Severally but not jointly

,

Small corporate offering registration

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Secondary mortgage market

,

Secured loan

,

Security interest

,

Security loan

,

Signature loan

,

Single-payment loan

,

Soft loan

,

Stafford loan

,

Standby loan commitment

,

Start rate

,

Swing loan

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Selling the spread

,

Short leg

,

Short market value

,

Short straddle

,

Step-up warrant

,

Special use property

,

Step-up lease

,

Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees

,

Surrender charge

,

Small cap

,

Selling short

,

Selling short against the box

,

Short

,

Short cover

,

Shorting against the box

,

Short position

,

Short purchase

,

Short sale rule

,

Short squeeze

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Standard mileage rate

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Same Day Funds Settlement

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Seek a market

,

Short swing profits

,

Short swing rules

,

Small investor

,

Specialist market

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

Stopped out

,

Tangible asset

,

Times interest earned

,

Total assets

,

Term CD

,

T-Bill

,

Term

,

Term bond

,

Term to maturity

,

Take a position

,

Two-sided market

,

Two-way market

,

Trailing P/E

,

Trade surplus

,

Term insurance

,

Tender offer

,

Total asset turnover

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Teaser rate

,

Term deposit

,

Term loan

,

Truth in Lending

,

Term trust

,

Tenancy at will

,

Top hat plan

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Taxable wage base

,

Tax base

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Top out

,

Take a bath

,

Term repo

,

Thin market

,

Third market

,

Tight market

,

Transparent market

,

Triple witching day

,

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

,

Underwriting group

,

Unemployment rate

,

Unearned interest

,

Unsecured loan

,

Uncovered call

,

Up volume

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Variable rate

,

Void

,

With interest

,

Weak dollar

,

World Bank

,

Waiver of premium

,

Working capital loan

,

Wraparound loan

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

Weak market

,

When, as, and if issued

,

Wide market

,

X or XD

,

Year-over-year

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yankee bond market

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares

,

Zero-base budgeting

,

Zero-plus tick


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