The financial definition for Principal:

(1) The total amount of money being borrowed or lent. (2) The party affected by agent decisions in a principal-agent relationship.

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Principal agent relationship

Principal agent relationship
Occurs when one person, an agent, acts on the behalf of another person, the principal.

Principal amount

Principal amount
The face amount of debt; the amount borrowed or lent. Often called principal.

Principal Exchange Rated Linked Securities (PERLS)

Principal Exchange Rated Linked Securities (PERLS)
A debt instrument with its principal and interest denominated in U.S. dollars, but with principal repayment depending on the exchange rate of the U.S. dollar against a foreign currency.

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