abacus


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a tablet placed horizontally on top of the capital of a column as an aid in supporting the architrave

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a calculator that performs arithmetic functions by manually sliding counters on rods or in grooves

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Through the geographical expansion of its business footprint, Abacus can continue to provide policy owners with the valuable life settlement option.
8220;The ease with which ABACUS Catalogues can be used to interchange data with 3rd-party repositories has also been enhanced, with seamless synchronisation now achievable without any change to the 3rd party repository itself.
Chris Grandi, CEO at Abacus Group said, Brian s expertise in information security is a huge asset for Abacus at a time in which cybersecurity has become a top focus of our clients.
As part of a larger study, approved by the Institutional Review Board at the University of Arizona, data for this study were gathered about the experiences of teachers of students with visual impairments in teaching computation with an abacus to their students.
we got a chance to attend one of the sessions where children were learning how to use the abacus learning tool at the Marion Preparatory School.
When the ship is caught in the ice and is being crushed, the Professor, the captain and crew, get away on lifeboats and snowmobiles leaving Abacus and his father to their fate.
The 65-year-old entrepreneur started the abacus manufacturing initiative towards the end of last year and has not looked back since.
These are basic needs, said Abacus vice president and corporate secretary Joaquin San Diego in a phone interview.
UBS Alternative Research has expanded its existing relationship with Abacus Analytics, a quantitative consulting firm.
In addition to Abacus, UBS Alternative Research has also formed alliances with other independent firms including Integrity Research, Governance Metrics International, America's Research Group, Noble and Trucost.
Abacus Settlements, LLC has used its trademark in the US and Europe since 2004 and has acquired an international reputation for superior life settlement services and other goodwill.
Abacus' approximately 525 employees, including senior management, will be integrated into Epsilon and its services will continue to carry the Abacus name under the Epsilon brand.
Steve Jackson, Abacus Chairman, explained: "Abacus only recruits qualified accountants and offers a much broader range of services than the normal small accountancy practice.
The Abacus concept enables those Accountants who want to start their own business, or the smaller accountancy practices, to meet all the needs of the SME market, particularly those with up to 100 employees, and to significantly grow their business with the support services of a national brand name.
Carole Middleton, manager of Abacus Business Centres, said, 'Cardiff is very much under-served in terms of serviced office suites in comparison with cities of similar size and success.