Definition for : Make whole

Designates a clause (Provision) in a fixed-rate funding arrangement whereby a borrower/issuer can repay ahead of the initially scheduled Maturity date all or part of the loan/Bond, but must pay a certain amount to compensate the opportunity loss to be suffered by the lender/investor (loss from having to reinvest the funds received at a lower Interest rate than those of the fixed-rate loan/Bond).
(See Chapter 22 Shares of the Vernimmen)
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