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investment

 [in-vest´ment]
1. any tissue, such as fascia, that envelops or covers other tissues or parts.
2. a material applied as a soft paste to a pattern that hardens to form a mold for casting.

in·vest·ment

(in-vest'ment),
1. In dentistry, any material used in investing.
2. In psychoanalysis, the psychic charge or cathexis invested in an object.

in·vest·ment

(in-vest'mĕnt)
1. In dentistry, any material used in investing.
2. In psychoanalysis, the psychic charge or cathexis invested in an object.

in·vest·ment

(in-vest'mĕnt)
In dentistry, any material used in investing.
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In addition to the rules dealing with investment options, the plan must meet certain other requirements to avoid fiduciary liability.
Second, employers have had significant concerns about the fiduciary responsibility and liability for the investment of contributions made to the plan through automatic enrollment.
Investment pressures have included commercial office building construction, residential and recently, infrastructure investing.
If we decided to write a mission statement for the investment committee, it may look something like this:
A nil withholding rate ensures tax neutrality within the EU and, hence, promotes job-creating investments throughout the EU free-trade zone.
If the policy's investments performed poorly or he died after age 65, the death benefit could be less than $1 million.
Surplus equipment and material dealers and brokers, auctioneers, demolition and dismantling project contractors, appraisers, recycling and environmental specialists, technology surplus specialists, surplus marketing consultants and project contractors, hazardous material handling specialists, retail inventory brokers and more are now counted among the Investment Recovery Association membership.
Investing greater sums at a later stage not only means a bigger payoff, but it arrives sooner--typically, two years for a later-stage company, compared with four years for an early-stage investment. In addition, it takes a lot more effort for a $100-million fund to keep an eye on 30-50 investments of $1 million-$5 million, rather than 10 larger investments.
HSBC has also been able to help clients diversify their portfolios through the use of open architecture investment vehicles, utilizing its proprietary as well as third party expertise.
An investment policy statement defines the goals of a pension plan's investments and how it should manage retirement assets.
Martin said that while PWRDF is currently able to set guidelines regarding the investment of its funds, which are being managed by Bank of Montreal's Harris Trust, the board realized that it needed a clearer strategy on how investment decisions are made.
"A retirement fund is one of the main ways that small savers wind up invested in the stock market," says Michelle Chan-Fishel, coordinator of the Green Investments Project at Friends of the Earth (FOE).

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