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Tier 1 Capital

Capital in a bank that is easy to calculate or liquidate, especially compared to Tier 2 capital. Under the Basel I Accord, Tier 1 capital includes retained earnings and common stock, and occasionally also some preferred stock. Tier 1 capital is considered the bank's core capital and is less risky than Tier 2 capital. It is included in the calculation of a bank's reserve requirements.
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In addition, it strengthens the definition of regulatory capital by incorporating longstanding Board policies regarding the acceptable terms of capital instruments included in BHCs' tier 1 or tier 2 capital.
The new opportunity for SATA emerges where the line blurs between on-line Tier 1 storage and near-line Tier 2 storage, and in the management of all data (Tier 1 and Tier 2).
Importantly, the purpose of Tier 1 screening (Figure 3) should be to provide alerts to endocrine-active substances, whereas higher-tier tests should provide adverse effects data for risk assessment application.
Not only do Tier 1 tools reduce the number of operational people, but they also reduce the skill level required because the Tier 1 tools enforce strict operational processes in a workflow.
Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today the results of its inaugural Tier 1 Core Carrier Awards Program.
5") and, accordingly, the Company's tier classification will change from Tier 2 to Tier 1, effective on November 16, 2005.
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Tier 1 Research, an independent research and consulting firm covering the IT and telecom industries, is pleased to announce that Chris Hoffmann has joined the firm as executive vice president, sales and operations.
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