Origin of agio
Words nearby agio
How to use agio in a sentence
The agio is variable, but is supposed to be constant in this table for the purpose of calculation.
For they received agio on their money, and by sending it in the form of merchandise, reaped a second profit.The Two First Centuries of Florentine History|Pasquale Villari
In so far as substitution is possible, there is no room for an agio.
It is not the legal peculiarity of money, as legal tender, which is necessarily responsible for this agio when it appears.
The legal tender peculiarity may, however, in special circumstances be a source of a very considerable temporary agio.
British Dictionary definitions for agio
- the difference between the nominal and actual values of a currency
- the charge payable for conversion of the less valuable currency