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Notch

Slang; in bond trading, a small increase or decrease in a bond rating. For example, if a rating goes from AAA to AA+, it is said to decline by a notch.
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audiogram pairs) was necessary because of the prevalence issue of unilateral and bilateral notches being investigated.
Beijing advances three notches to 11th place and Shenzhen gains two notches to 20th place.
Banque Misr: The BFSR was downgraded to E+ from D-; the long-term LC deposit rating was downgraded by two notches to Ba3 from Ba1 and its long-term FC deposit rating by one notch to B1 from Ba3, constrained by the respective sovereign ceiling.
The number and size of the notches are set by the notch cut into the circular knives.
Instead, he proposes the animal used the notches in its teeth as a filter to catch fish or shrimp-sized invertebrates.
Several aspects are discussed, such as the structural weakening by keyhole-shaped notches and the consideration of multiaxial stress states.
The ratings of the Royal Bank of Scotland Plc (LSE: RBS) and Nationwide Building Society were cut by two notches to A2.
As melt enters, it is directed by the helical lands over the barrier lands and through the notches.
said Wednesday it would not immediately downgrade its Aaa rating on Japanese mutual funds investing in Japanese government bonds (JGB) even if it lowers its Aa3 rating on the bonds by two notches.
It is designed to produce dado and rabbet cuts in wall unit end panels, and dado and rabbet cuts as well as toe kick notches in base cabinet end panels.
The notches on each side are 25 mm apart, and the ratio of notch size to width, c/W, is 0.