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Bachelor of Arts.
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Ba

Symbol for barium.
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Ba

Symbol for barium
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(38) Because the United States did not have an active bankers acceptance market before 1914, it is impossible to make a similar comparison for the bankers acceptance rate.
We determine if a decrease in the size of the market for Bankers Acceptances (BAs) from 1984 to 2000 led to an increase in the liquidity premium for BAs, which in turn changed the relative relation between BA rates and the rates on other money-market instruments.
In addition to open market purchases of bankers acceptances, the Federal Reserve Act authorized Reserve Banks "to buy and sell, at home or abroad, bonds and notes of the United States, and bills, notes, revenue bonds, and warrants...issued...by any State [sic], county, district, political subdivision, or municipality in the continental United States." This provision was intended to provide the Reserve Banks with a source of revenue in the event that income from rediscounts and the provision of services was insufficient to meet Bank expenses (Chandler, 1958, p.
Credit-related services are the provision of bankers acceptances, letters of credit, and factoring.
Traditional staples of the money markets include certificates of deposit and bankers acceptances. But, with lower-cost funding alternatives now available to banks, CDs and BAs are scarce, sometimes causing yields to be uncompetitive.