capital ratio

/'kæpɪt(ə)l ˌreɪʃiəυ/ noun
same as capital adequacy ratio

Dictionary of banking and finance. 2015.

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  • Debt-to-capital ratio — A company s debt to capital ratio or D/C ratio is the ratio of its total debt to its total capital, its debt and equity combined. The ratio measures a company s capital structure, financial solvency, and degree of leverage, at a particular point… …   Wikipedia

  • Debt-To-Capital Ratio — A measurement of a company s financial leverage, calculated as the company s debt divided by its total capital. Debt includes all short term and long term obligations. Total capital includes the company s debt and shareholders equity, which… …   Investment dictionary

  • debt/capital ratio — UK US (also debt to capital ratio) noun [C] (ABBREVIATION D/C ratio) ► FINANCE a company s debt as a percentage of its capital as a whole, used to calculate if it has borrowed too much, if it can borrow more, etc.: »The company has a financial… …   Financial and business terms

  • Tier 1 Capital Ratio — A comparison between a banking firm s core equity capital and total risk weighted assets. A firm s core equity capital is known as its Tier 1 capital and is the measure of a bank s financial strength based on the sum of its equity capital and… …   Investment dictionary

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