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AMPS Abbreviation for:
Alcohol Misuse Prevention Study
assessment of motor and process skills (Medspeak-UK)
Assessment of Motor and Process Skills,
A performance test of complex tasks required for activities of daily living, used in rehabilitation. It is one of the first of a generation of functional performance assessments designed to accommodate differences in settings and raters through statistical mechanisms. See: functional assessment
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Higher short-term rates have increased the cost the Funds must pay on their Auction Market Preferred Stock
("AMPS") used to leverage the Funds and enhance returns.
To the extent the Fund pays out net capital gains, under applicable tax law a pro-rata portion of the dividends paid to holders of the Fund's Auction Market Preferred Stock
will be re-characterized as capital gain, rather than dividend income.
the "Fund"), a closed-end bond fund, has resolved to redeem the US$30 million outstanding Series W-7 shares (CUSIP: 003013208) of Auction Market Preferred Stock
(the "AMPS") pursuant to their terms and replace the AMPS with borrowing of an equivalent amount from a major financial institution.