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bps

Bits-per-second. An older measure of internet data-porting speed—e.g., a 28.8 modem ported 28,800 bits per second.

BPS

Abbreviation for:
base pairs
beats per second
behavioural pain scale
biophysical profile score
biopsychosocial
British Pharmacological Society (Medspeak-UK)
British Psychological Society (Medspeak-UK)
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85 percent of all loans outstanding at the end of the second quarter of 2010, a decrease of 21 basis points from the first quarter and an increase of 61 basis points from one year ago.
Though longer-term inflation expectations remain well contained, pressures on inflation have picked up in recent months and pricing power is more evident," the Fed said in a statement that spurred a sell off of 10-year Treasury bonds that, in turn, spiked the yield by 10 basis points from 4.
On January 3, in conjunction with the Federal Open Market Committee's decision to lower the federal funds rate target by 50 basis points, the Board approved pending requests from Federal Reserve Banks to reduce the discount rate by 25 basis points, to 5 3/4 percent, and said that it would approve a further 25 basis point reduction once the Reserve Banks submitted requests.
75 percent--an increase of 28 basis points from the first quarter of 2008 and up 135 basis points from one year ago.
This is a decline of 77 basis points from the prior quarter.
The implementation of the 10 basis point fee on April 14, 1994, had an immediate and dramatic effect on daylight overdraft levels as well as on their typical intraday pattern (chart 4).
The foreclosure inventory rate from the first quarter of 2006 to the first quarter of 2007 increased 14 basis points for prime loans, 160 basis points for subprime loans and 1 basis point for FHA loans.
The delinquency rate increased 10 basis points for prime loans, 170 basis points for subprime loans, 28 basis points for FHA loans and 1 basis point for VA loans.
By loan type, the percentage of new foreclosures increased 1 basis point for prime loans to 0.