Definition: Amortization schedule

Category: External debt - IMF

The schedule for the repayment of principal and payment of interest on an ongoing basis. For loans, the amortization schedule is normally included in an annex to the contract or can be estimated from the contract.
International Monetary Fund (IMF), "External Debt Statistics: Guide for Compilers and Users; Appendix III. Glossary of External Debt Terms", Washington D.C., 2003