Sometimes, bank annuity. consols.
Subsequently, the law was altered, by which the money might be invested in bank annuities or Exchequer bills.
A History of Banks for Savings in Great Britain and Ireland William Lewins
another term for consols
- Bank balance
balance standing to the credit of a depositor at a bank. Finance. the balance that a bank has in the clearinghouse at a given time. Contemporary Examples Asking about sales, believe me, is like asking your bank manager about your bank balance. Can Pulp Win the Booker? Allen Barra September 6, 2011 The problem is […]
- Bank barn
a barn built into the side of a hill or with earth banked around it, often a two-story barn thus having a ground-level entrance for each story. Historical Examples As we are not ready to put up a bank barn yet, I guess I shall have to go after the pest in some other way. […]
- Bank bill
a bank note. Historical Examples He had never seen a bank bill for a larger sum than twenty dollars before, but five hundred was printed on this. Aunt Jimmy’s Will Mabel Osgood Wright This was the case with the bank bill, and the distribution bill. Thirty Years’ View (Vol. II of 2) Thomas Hart Benton […]
a book held by a depositor in which a bank enters a record of deposits and withdrawals. Historical Examples She would then receive a check and bankbook and thus be fitly equipped to perform her new duties. Marjorie Dean High School Senior Pauline Lester At once it was clear to him that the brute was […]