tontine


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a form of life insurance whereby on the death or default of a participant his share is distributed to the remaining members

an annuity scheme wherein participants share certain benefits and on the death of any participant his benefits are redistributed among the remaining participants

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The Group also turned to make wider use of new media for promotion and marketing to extend its reach to the new generation of consumers," said Mr Wang Guangyuan, the Chairman of Tontine Wines.
Students said the media studio did not open until November and, while working with their peers was "talked up" in interviews, just five photography and moving-image students were based at the McLellan Galleries while others were at Tontine.
Last night a Police Scotland spokeswomen said: "At around 10pm on December 18 police were made aware of the death of a 20-year-old woman at Tontine Park, Dumbarton.
The Woodstock Tontine explores themes of reconnecting with old friends, the humor revealed in the friendships of women, and how time's passing changes the lens through which we view life.
Since it opened under a year ago as part of the regeneration of Glasgows Merchant City area, The Tontine has attracted a number of high-growth start-ups including CodeClan, Scotlands first digital skills academy.
The Tontine pillow and quilt business and assets are going to UK-based pillow and quilt maker John Cotton Group in an all-cash transaction for USD 10m.
Barbara and Eugene McCoy once had something of a restaurant empire, with the Cleveland Tontine at its beating heart from 1976 until Eugene's involvement there ceased in 2013.
This week, Manchester's Richard Lomax and The Tontine are joined by local punk rockers The No Marks.
In time for the Merchant City Festival in Glasgow - which runs until August 2 - Tontine Lane is hosting the Heverlee Belgian Beer Cafe, which hails from the undisputed beer capital of the world, as well as a host of street food stalls and live art performances.
Pacific NonWovens manufactures synthetic fiber products under the consumer bedding brand Crestall and commercial brands, Tontine Fibres and Tontine Insulation.
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But if the Cleveland Tontine starts playing, forget it.
FACTFILE | MIKE HUGHES stayed at the Cleveland Tontine as a guest of the owners.
The owners of the nearby Cleveland Tontine hotel, where Alex worked part-time as a waiter, said he was "a delightful young man" and "a joy to work with".
Second places for Tiara and Rebecca meant Grafton drew a blank in the 1824 Guineas, but he was handed one on a plate in the following year, when seven of the eight entries for the 1,000 defected, leaving his Tontine - yet another whose granddam was Prunella - t o become the only Classic winner by a walkover.