write-back

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write-back

(memory management)
A cache architecture in which data is only written to main memory when it is forced out of the cache.

Opposite of write-through. See also no-write allocation.
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Cost of risk continues to normalise as impairment charge of AED 2,184 million is 22 per cent lower than in Q3-15 YTD, helped by over AED two billion of writebacks and recoveries
Above all, the recent strong recovery in the real estate sector in Dubai and the wider GCC countries has set off a virtuous cycle of stabilisation in bank loan provisioning and enhanced provision writebacks on bank balance sheets.
We believe this can be achieved only via large nonbanking income or various oneoff items (such as reserves writebacks for BoM) and thus remain sceptical about the figure.
NBY has recorded a consistent record of profitability over the years although in 2009 returns slipped due to a decline in margins as interest rates fell together with a higher provision charge and lower provision writebacks.
7 per cent y-o-y, after excluding writebacks of some MYR 69 million.
We note that nonrecurring revenue items (NRI) declined along with net provisioning charges (vs net provision writebacks in 1Q11 and 2Q11).
Nonetheless, net profit in 2014 and 1H2015 was lower due to reduced impairment writebacks compared to the previous years.
Net reserve writebacks were recorded for the second time in three months (the last occasion was in Dec 2010), totalling RUB1.
Reduced provisions were recorded in HongkongBank, Midland Bank and Concord Leasing, partially offset by reduced writebacks in Marine Midland Bank.