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CHAP

Clearing House Automated Payment System

A company that operates a computer system to perform clearing services for funds and some other investment vehicles denominated in the British pound. It is allied with other clearing houses in the Association for Payment Clearing Services. It began operations in 1984.
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The event is the annual summer bash of The Chap, a bi-monthly magazine celebrating the English gent, his eccentricity, courteous behavior, impeccable dress and devotion to facial hair.
The Chap is totally out of kilter with the modern obsession with sport and physical exertion of any kind,facial surgery and the terrible clothes.
Chaps is a moderately early cultivar, heading approximately 2 d later than Don.
We thank CHAPS dedicated staff for their continuing work to deliver these important services to our youngest Tasmanians and their families.
The latest addition brings the total number of CHAPS Direct Participants to 24.
Financial institutions with over 2% of the average daily total payment activity (by value), processed daily by CHAPS could potentially be invited to become direct participants.
Chaps scored again when a ball played across the area was nodded on by Callum Regan to Bradley Teggin who ran on and put a shot past the keeper.
Folly Rain a filly foal by the pony stallion finished fifth in the CHAPS Foal Futurity class.
This is the opinion of quintessential gentlemen Gustav Temple and Vic Darkwood, who have compiled The Chap Manifesto in an attempt to coerce Britain's male population into a more civil way of life.
A partnership has been formed in which the Chaps Home collection will be designed and developed by Polo Ralph Lauren and manufactured by Kohl's.
PA) has joined the UK's CHAPS, a same day high-value electronic payment system.
The initial idea came from current secretary Frances Scott in Boldon who approached Morpeth coloured horse owner and accountant Carolyn Mouat, the CHAPS national body treasurer.