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Bill of exchange

A bill of exchange is a payment order issued by the drawer, or a debt instrument signed by the drawee. This category includes the balance of bills receivable granted from own assets or intermediated from central government funds or funds of other financial institutions. So-called "negotiable promissory notes" belong to the category "other credit".



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  • Valid until (31 December 2078)

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  • Tilastokeskus

A bill of exchange is a payment order issued by the drawer, or a debt instrument signed by the drawee. This category includes the balance of bills receivable granted from own assets or intermediated from central government funds or funds of other financial institutions. So called "negotiable promissory notes" belong to the category "other credit".



Statistics using the definition

Validity of the definition

  • Valid until (31 December 2078)

Source organisation

  • Tilastokeskus

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