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Bracket

A term signifying the extent of an underwriter's commitment in a new issue, e.g., major bracket or minor bracket.

Bracket

A group of underwriters responsible for placing a certain amount of a new issue with investors. Brackets are arranged in a hierarchy, which indicates how much of an issue each bracket is placing with respect to the others. The brackets are called, from largest to smallest: bulge bracket, major bracket, minor bracket, underwriter, selling group. The second largest bracket is sometimes called the mezzanine bracket. Brackets are listed in order of size on an advertisement detailing each new issue, known as the tombstone.
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Also noteworthy was that the regions with the lowest proportion of food launches in the 0-200 kcal per 100g / ml bracket - Latin America and North America - actually recorded the greatest proportion of low calorie claims in that bracket.
Brackets differentiate themselves in several major areas: Bracket, Duration, Head-to-Head, Drafting, and Customization:
The ambitious target was clearly defined: To replace small to medium-sized machined aluminium and titanium brackets intended to last for the life of the aircraft even though many of these brackets are constantly immersed in fuel.
Once you know your taxable income, marginal bracket, and have estimated future tax brackets, you can use your knowledge of qualified retirement accounts to control your future tax brackets.
If using two arms (one top and one bottom) you will need two Barricade Brackets for each leg replaced.
This phenomenon occurs when a deduction offsets ordinary income and shifts preferential income from the 25% to 15% (or 10%) bracket or from the 39.
If unsuccessful, use two pieces of rail and make a butt joint over one of the brackets.
From the patient's perspective, self-ligating brackets are generally smoother, more comfortable and easier to clean.
You will need at least four wing brackets to hold up each frame.
As part of your before-operations PMCS, inspect all of the GRS harnesses, retractors and brackets, but pay special attention to the right-rear air guard bracket.
Fitting floating shelves is a very clever way of having attractive shelving without any brackets or screws on display.