Definition of mark-to-market in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌmärktəˈmärkət/


Denoting or relating to a system of valuing assets by the most recent market price.
Example sentences
  • Somewhere, enormous losses have been suffered, with recent mark-to-market declines in Credit derivatives seriously compounding an already precarious situation.
  • With more illiquid assets, however, there is an absence of real prices and the mark-to-market mechanics are difficult to operate.
  • His view is supported by the fact that the company did not mark-to-market all of its investments in the last quarter and with the strong recovery in the biotech market there looks to be good upside in this area.

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Syllabification: mark-to-mar·ket

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