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short-term

Pert. to a brief period of time, usually as long as a day but less than a month. In business and finance, the same period is a year or less.
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While only representing one in four short-term disability claims, these types of claims account for 56% of short-term disability medical costs, and many could be prevented with proper treatment.
In these unusual economic times, and with the overall uncertain environment which currently prevails, short-term financing will be a critical resource for borrowers in need of lenders capable of quick response and the ability to creatively finance even the most complex loan.
The Bundesbank has always worded that issuing short-term government debt is too much like printing money.
Short-term objectives, to be of value, must create additional leverage.
Recommendations for domestic short-term bond funds include: * Scudder Short-Term Bond Fund, (800-225-2470); * Fidelity Short-Term Bond Fund, (800-544-8888); * Vanguard Fixed-Income Short-Term Corporate Portfolio, (800-662-7447); and * Strong Short-Term Bond Fund, (800-368-1030).
The following short-term instrument ratings are revised upward:
The pressures on short-term performance heavily influence the way they set goals, both in terms of the metrics and time frames they coven This creates a culture that is all about meeting quarterly expectations--often at the expense of longer-term value creation.
Based on this analysis, unless the trust's or estate's governing instrument provides otherwise (or applicable local law deviates from the RUPIA with respect to RIC distributions), short-term capital gain distributions from a RIC to a trust or estate should retain their character as capital gain and thus be allocated to corpus.
Payday loans are but one form of short-term credit available to military personnel.
Fitch has also assigned these entities long-term and short-term deposit ratings, short-term issuer ratings, Individual ratings and Support Ratings.
NEW YORK -- Fitch has downgraded the short-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) of Georgia Power Company (GPC) to 'F1' from 'F1+'.