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standby

Medtalk adjective Referring to the immediate availability of a certain specialist–anesthesiologist, surgeon, who can be deployed in a medical emergency. Cf Concurrent.
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We were impressed that Crown Mortgage Management thought about the need for a standby agreement from both the lenders and the funders perspective and are happy to partner Crown Mortgage Management on this innovative transaction.
The payment was made as part of the principal amount it received under the standby agreement signed with the IMF in 2008 for $11.
Farhatullah Babar said that Pakistan signed standby agreement (SBA) with the IMF in November 2008 for additional financing of $ 7.
On top of this, Euro 50 million in macro-financial grants and loans is promised, if Macedonia reaches a standby agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
SEACOR expects to enter into a standby agreement with Credit Suisse First Boston Corporation under which Credit Suisse First Boston will agree, subject to certain conditions, to purchase from SEACOR the shares of Common Stock that otherwise would have been delivered upon conversion of up to $50,000,000 aggregate principal amount of the notes that are subject to the call but are not converted.
Nick Parkhouse, senior director, financial institutions structured finance at RBS, said: We were impressed that Crown Mortgage Management thought about the need for a standby agreement from both the lenders and the funders perspective and are happy to partner Crown Mortgage Management on this innovative transaction.
The country is moving fast towards the point it will be forced to enter into another standby agreement.
The funding is primarily designed to galvanise structural and sector-specific reforms embarked upon as part of the standby agreement Turkey signed with the IMF last 22 December.
The conditions of the loan includes commitments to financial reforms, similar to those set by the European Commission, International Monetary Fund and World Bank standby agreement with Romania.
3 billion standby agreement (SBA) suspended in May last year for not coming up to the conditions laid down by the IMF.
Pursuant to a standby agreement, Freeport- McMoRan Resource Partners, Limited Partnership (NYSE: FRP) will purchase the remaining shares available in the offering at the $3.