offset deposit

offset deposit

[′ȯf‚set di′päz·ət]
(geology)
A mineral deposit, especially of sulfides, formed partly by magmatic segregation and partly by hydrothermal solution and located near the source rock.
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Fitch views this as necessary to offset deposit concentration.
The net result was that not enough dollars were "recirculated" to maintain increases in M2, and to help offset deposit losses at smaller banks.
million, or 28.7%, between December 31, 2015 and March 31, 2016, to $112.0 million at March 31, 2016, to partially offset deposit runoff.