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Autorite du Bassin du Niger

An international organization intended to advance international cooperation in the development and use of resources in the Niger River in West Africa. While many of its activities concentrate on hydroelectric development, the Autorite du Bassin du Niger promotes collaboration in other areas, such as agriculture and forestry. Member states include Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea, Mali, Niger and Nigeria. It is known in English as the Niger Basin Authority or the NBA, as well as by its French abbreviation, ABN.
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ABN also agreed to settle the DFSA's action at an early stage of the DFSA investigation and therefore qualified for a further discount under the DFSA's policy for early settlement.
Tim Mckinnon, CEO of ABN Newswire commented, "This is an innovation in our online ecommerce system that provides customers with a very easy way to pay us, which reduces their costs, and in addition protects their credit card, bank details and financial information because there is no need for us to record that information.
The development marks the latest step in the takeover saga for ABN, the largest bank in the Netherlands, and comes after a Dutch court ruled ABN was wrong to approve sale of LaSalle without shareholder approval.
Peter Riguardi, president; Frank Doyle, international dDirector; Lisa Kiell, managing dDirector; and Jay Lapham, vice president; all with Jones Lang LaSalle's New York office, represented ABN AMRO.
The decision to adopt the ABN AMRO name includes the Alfred Berg SE branches in Copenhagen, Helsinki and Oslo, and reaffirms the decision by Alfred Berg Asset Management to adopt the name ABN AMRO Asset Management no later than in the second half of 2006.
As ABN AMRO Mortgage, products can be marketed in a way that eliminates consumer confusion with LaSalle Bank," he said.
The court further held that the partner's allocation of profits and losses was improper; the conduct of Allied and ABN demonstrated that the Bermuda agreement, which provided for a guaranteed return on investment for ABN, was the substance behind the formula provided by the partnership agreement.
The ABN Amro offer opens on June 10 and runs until June 30.
HSBC is the world's most profitable bank in terms of return on equity; ABN AMRO comes in 11th.
ABN Newswire provides multilanguage IR and PR Website hosting as a complimentary feature of their translation and distribution newswire services.
Sublandlord ABN AMRO was represented in all four transactions by Barbara Winter, senior vice president, and Todd Vender, leasing specialist, with Jones Lang LaSalle's New York office.
the world leader in digital video systems and solutions, today announced that ABN AMRO - the 13th largest international bank - has selected VBrick to stream live news to its Netherlands financial dealing room.