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Fit

The matching of the investor's requirements and needs such as risk tolerance and growth potential preference with a specific investment. Also, how well or how poorly a regression line represents the data points it is based on. A good ‘fit’ indicates a high correlation coefficient.

Fit

To meet the needs of an investor or portfolio. That is, a security fits a portfolio if it has the acceptable amount of risk, return, meets the investor's ethical preferences, and so forth.

fit

A condition in which a security fulfills an investor's portfolio needs. For example, an investor may select a new municipal bond because that bond's maturity makes it a good fit in the investor's portfolio.
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A listing posted on the London Gazette states: "The purpose of the meeting is to consider the statement of affairs of the company, to appoint a liquidator and, if the creditors think fit, to appoint a liquidation committee.
MERCY At the time of sentencing, Mr Justice Glyn-Jones, who died in 1980, said to Roberts: "I think it likely that no home secretary regarding the enormity of your crime will ever think fit to show mercy by releasing you on licence.
I can not wait to start this journey and for our message to be heard to think fit and change to a healthy lifestyle," said Abdullah Al Muhairbi.
We're compiling 50 names who we think fit the description and these will be printed in this Saturday's Week End magazine.
I hope the management have the rules in writing and are not making them up as and when they think fit.
1 which states: "Transfer of membership will be reviewed by the board, which will have the discretion to reject or to grant such application on terms and conditions as the board may think fit.
At an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) of Oman International Bank (OIB) on 9 May 2012 a resolution was passed which, "Approved the closure, sale or other disposition of all of the Bank's branches and business in the Republic of India and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan on such terms as the Board of Directors may think fit.
The shareholders approved "the closure, sale or other disposition of all of the bank's branches and business in India and Pakistan on such terms as the board of directors may think fit," according to a statement filed with the Muscat bourse.