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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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On a net basis the asset quality ratio increased to 20 basis points reflecting expected lower releases and writebacks. The impairment charge increased to 456 million [pounds sterling] in the first half of 2018, again reflecting lower releases and write-backs.
(Alliance News) - Irish bank AIB Group PLC on Friday said its profit declined in the first half its financial year due to exceptional items as well as impairment writebacks and absence of disposal gains.
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.
The announcement comes shortly after the bank booked its financial report for the first quarter of the year, which showed an annual 99.5% surge in earnings to RUB86.8bn (USD3.1bn/EUR2.2bn) thanks to loan writebacks.
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. Non-performing loans (NPLs) rose in 2009 which was mainly related to companies with government contracts who await payment.
Such so-called "writebacks" could help offset the mammoth bad debt charges.
In 9M FY Dec 2015, the operating profit before depreciation, interest and tax (OPBDIT) of the Group's Malaysian operations declined 14.7 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.