leverage


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the power to produce an effect by indirect means

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the mechanical advantage gained by being in a position to use a lever

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strategic advantage

investing with borrowed money as a way to amplify potential gains (at the risk of greater losses)

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supplement with leverage

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provide with leverage

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(13.) The accounting leverage measure was quite stable around 20 during this period, which did not signal abnormal risk in the banking system.
As a solution, Leverage Digital Media designed the new Web site on a custom WordPress CMS platform, which allows Burby Engineering to conveniently manage and update the site's content in-house.
Some studies suggested that leverage steadily increased in the financial sector before the crisis began in mid-2007 and created vulnerabilities that have increased the severity of the crisis.
By separating leverage ETF fact from fiction, advisors and investors can at least decide for themselves if this product is right for them.
The league said the Leverage name demonstrates the firm's ability to provide a market edge to its credit union clientele across the U.S.
Since 2002, financial leverage has increased dramatically.
Buyers are overpaying for companies that don't fit with what they already have in terms of either content or media, and they're doing so with high levels of financial leverage. Good for the sellers.
Alexander Leverage demanded the store's tills be opened, but fled when he was told police were coming.
Leverage; how to get it and how to keep it in any negotiation.
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"With a flexible architecture that ensures investment protection and seamless migration paths, the Emulex SAN connectivity solution for HP BladeSystem ensures end users may continue to leverage the Emulex-based technologies they have standardized on for reliable and flexible SAN connectivity," said Mike Smith, executive vice president of worldwide marketing, Emulex Corp.
These systems leverage an IT staff's existing knowledge of IP networks, a set of common building blocks, and storage automation to reduce complexity.
Tax advisers are challenged to find the best way to use gift tax exemptions, and a combination of a FLP, GRAT and an ILIT can offer significant leverage. The strategy is two-pronged: the client simultaneously establishes and funds an ILIT and makes gifts of FLP units to a GRAT.
This model identifies three "levers" of profitability for a firm as measured by return on equity; these levers are earns, turns and leverage. Clearly, earns and turns drive the income stream in the DuPont Model.