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Asset-Backed Security

A debt security collateralized by some receivables on some credit sale. Common examples of this collateral include receivables on credit cards, automotive loans, and similar assets. Returns on these securities come from customers' payments on their credit cards and other loans that may be backing the securities. Banks and companies package and sell their receivables to investors in order to reduce the risk of loan defaults. See also: Mortgage-backed security.

Automated Bond System

An electronic system on the New York Stock Exchange giving bid and ask quotes for inactive bonds. This allows investors, especially the cabinet crowd, to easily monitor the prices of bonds that are not frequently traded.
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The segments are studied thoroughly to examine their future growth in the global Automotive Abs System Market.
MOTC said that after ABS and CBS became required on scooters in the EU and Japan in 2016 and 2017, respectively, fatalities and injuries were reduced by 30 percent.
For the filament extrusion process, the ABS/GO composite with 20 wt.% of GO content was diluted to 4 wt.% of GO by mixing with the neat ABS granules.
The passenger vehicles industry is projected to maintain its lead due to rise in sales of electric vehicles and new technology advancement in ABS. ABS for the two wheeler industry has witnessed a rise in its sales owing to strict laws, light weight components, low cost, and increase in number of road traffic accidents.
Amanda Yang, Lightning International, amanda@lightninginternational.net, +852-9400-2605 or Penny Hill, ABS, penny@absatellite.com.
The temperature profiles of the barrel from the hopper to the die were 190-195-195-200-200-205[degrees]C for ABS blends, 180-180-185-185-190-190[degrees]C for PP blends, and 190-190-195-195-200-200[degrees]C for ABS/PP blends.
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