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Royalty

Definition:

Payment for the right to use intellectual property or natural resources.

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Pool factor

The outstanding principal balance divided by the original principal balance with the result expressed as a decimal. Pool factors are published monthly by the Bond Buyer newspaper for Ginnie Mae... Read More

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