payback period

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payback period,

n the length of time required for the net revenues of an investment to return the cost of the investment.
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Lee must dread January, losing players and having to try to negotiate loan periods and contacting Hong Kong for permission to sign key players on loan.
Paddy Boyle and Ben Everson return, respectively, to Dunfermline Athletic and York City following the end of their loan periods on Tyneside.
Steadily rising car prices as well as lenders trying to attract new customers have led to the trend of longer loan periods.