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grow or become attached by accretion

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The peculiar behavior of AC211 "is yet another indication that this whole class of objects -- accreting compact objects -- is very complicated," he adds.
That conclusion relies on the assumption that accreting white dwarfs will appear as super-soft X-ray sources when the incoming matter experiences nuclear fusion.
His simulations model the formation of discs around accreting stars within a binary star system.
NACI"), has commenced cash tender offers for any and all of NACI's outstanding Zero Coupon Convertible Notes due 2021 (the "Zero Coupon Notes"), 4% Convertible Senior Notes due 2008 (the "4% Notes") and 2-3/4% Convertible Cash to Accreting Senior Notes due 2016 (the "2-3/4% Notes," and together with the Zero Coupon Notes and 4% Notes, the "Notes").
Washington, December 9 (ANI): An international research team has taken a deep look into the shape and geometry of the accreting material around the black hole in nearby Active Galactic Nuclei (AGN).
In addition, AmerUs issued senior debt during the third quarter to fund the retirement of optionally convertible equity-linked accreting notes (OCEANs).
01(a)(vi) of the Supplemental Indenture, Providian's 2-3/4% Convertible Cash to Accreting Senior Notes due March 15, 2016 (the "Notes") will be convertible into shares of the Company's common stock, at the conversion rate then in effect, from September 9, 2005 to the effective date of the merger or the 10th trading day after the date that the Company publicly announces that the merger will not occur.
262 billion of senior accreting notes due 2014 and 2015 in exchange for the same amount of Charter Holdings' senior unsecured notes scheduled to mature in 2011 and 2012.
NYSE:AMH), a leading producer of life insurance and annuity products, announced today that it will redeem all of its outstanding $185,000,000 aggregate principal amount Optionally Convertible Equity-Linked Accreting Notes (OCEANs) effective August 25, 2005.
2 - Derivative Instruments moves from the basics to provide step-by-step guidance to the more complex mathematics of derivatives pricing, hedging, and strategy including: swaps (FRAs, interest rate, zero-coupon, accreting, amortising, spreadlocks, cross-currency, and index) futures (bond, currency, stock index) options (bond, currency, FRA, futures, caps and floors, exotic options) convertibles, warrants and credit derivatives (total return, credit default, credit linked).
8 million of interest proceeds were applied to partially redeem the class A-2 accreting notes thus elevating A/B OC test to passing levels.
The report explores the implications, if any, for Fitch's rating process for synthetic CDOs in light of the emergent standardization issues including: restructuring as a credit event; obligation acceleration and repudiation/moratorium as credit events; convertibles, exchangeables and accreting obligations as deliverable obligations and the successor as the resulting reference entity.
4 billion aggregate principal amount at maturity of its Contingent Zero-Coupon Accreting Redeemable Securities(SM) (CZARS)(SM) (Convertible Senior Notes) due 2021 (the "CZARS") that were validly tendered as of the close of business on Monday, August 5, 2002, in accordance with the terms of the indenture governing the CZARS.
The memorandum to members has been published in advance of the forthcoming "Supplement Relating to Convertible, Exchangeable or Accreting Obligations", recently distributed to ISDA's Credit Derivatives Market Practice Committee, which will deal more extensively with these issues.
The notes ceased accreting interest as of that time and now entitle holders to receive the conversion shares.