RBC Financial Group
RBC Home | Search | Site Map | Contact Us | Legal Terms | Français  
Other RBC Sites:
Banking Investments Capital Markets
About RBC
» Corporate Profile
» Corporate Governance
» History
News & Information
Investor Relations
Quarterly Information
Events & Presentations
Annual Reports
Annual Meetings
Share Information
Debt Investors
Frequently Asked Questions
Regulatory Filings
Contact Us
» Media Newsroom
» RBC Social Media
» Economics
» Publications
RBC and ...
» Community & Sustainability
» Careers
» Diversity
How to ...
» Become a Vendor
» Become an Employee
» Make a Complaint



M, N


Valuation of financial instruments using prevailing market prices or fair value as of the balance sheet date.

Master netting agreement

An agreement designed to reduce the credit risk of multiple derivative transactions through the creation of a legal right of offset of exposure in the event of a default.

Net interest income

The difference between what is earned on assets such as loans and securities and what is paid on liabilities such as deposits and subordinated debentures.

Net interest margin

Net interest income as a percentage of average assets.

Normal course issuer bid

A repurchase of our own shares, for cancellation through a stock exchange; it is subject to the various rules of the relevant exchange and securities commission.

Notional amount

The contract amount used as a reference point to calculate payments for derivatives.


Jump To
Back to Glossary Index

Stock Price
Stock Chart
Take Action
  E-Mail Alerts
  Contact Us

In the News
  RBC Centura acquires Alabama National BanCorporation (09.06.07)
  Gordon M. Nixon to speak at Scotia Capital Financials Summit 2007 (09.05.07)
  Royal Bank of Canada reports strong results for the third quarter of 2007 (08.24.07)
  Royal Bank of Canada announces increase to common share dividend (08.24.07)
  More >>

  RBC Quick Facts
  Investor's Briefcase
  2006 Online Annual Report

Learn More
  Frequently Asked Questions
  Analyst Coverage
09/28/2007 08:45:07