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agio, agiotage, premium, exchange premiumnoun
a fee charged for exchanging currencies
The premium or percentage on a better sort of money when it is given in exchange for an inferior sort. The premium or discount on foreign bills of exchange is sometimes called agio.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
A mercantile term, used chiefly in Holland and Venice, for the difference between the value of bank notes, and the current money. Ephraim Chambers
Etymology: an Italian word, signifying ease or conveniency.
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the premium or percentage on a better sort of money when it is given in exchange for an inferior sort. The premium or discount on foreign bills of exchange is sometimes called agio
Etymology: [It. aggio exchange, discount, premium, the same word as agio ease. See Ease.]
Agio is a term used in commerce for exchange rate, discount or premium.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ā′ji-o, n. the difference between the real and nominal value of money, or between metallic and paper money: the variations from fixed pars or rates of exchange: discount. [It. agio, aggio, ease, convenience.]
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
An Italian word, applied to denote the profit arising from discounting bills; also the difference between the value of bank-stock and currency.
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The numerical value of agio in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of agio in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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