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Desk

The New York Federal Reserve Bank's trading desk (or securities department) where all transactions of the Federal Reserve System are executed in the money market or the government securities market.

Desk

Any trading desk or department at which transactions are carried out. One example is the home loan department at a bank. However, it especially applies to the Securities Department at the New York Federal Reserve, which carries out all of the Federal Reserve's orders to increase or decrease the dollar supply when it changes interest rates.
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School Desk said in a statement that it added extra layers of security to its site and has conducted a probe of the breach.
Taylor spoke in front of the stage, where a school desk piled with textbooks, a few toy cars and a single red rose stood, surrounded by live plants that the group would later plant in the school's memorial garden in Mr.
Broken handsets are dismantled and parts recycled with the European Union and Oxfamestimate that one mobile could provide five textbooks for schoolchildren; three mobiles could pay for a school desk and chair and nine mobiles could train a midwife.
Now his three previously published volumes on the subject have been combined together into a single volume and published by The Countryman Press as "Shop Drawings Of Shaker Furniture & Woodenware" providing cabinetmakers and antiques collectors with an authoritative reference comprised of accurate scale drawings of Shaker items ranging from Beds, sewing tables, blanket chest, school desk, and candlestands, to oval boxes, trestle tables, wall cupboards, revolving stools, and so much more.
For the first time in 70 years he's behind a school desk - and for the first time in his life he's got a computer in front of him.
The shot of him, taken at a studio, was digitally inserted into a picture of an old school desk.
pounds 15: Two mosquito nets; School desk and chair
Now 17, she is battling to kick the habit and has made an appeal to Britain's young addicts along with the 11-year-old Glasgow girl who was found slumped over her school desk after taking a heroin overdose.
THE story of the 11-year-old girl who collapsed at her primary school desk after taking heroin shocked Scotland.
Andrew said: "We hope to start innovation at the school desk and develop inventors, innovators and designers of the future."
"I'd like to buy a "Sit2Stand" wheelchair for use in the school whereby working in conjunction with the adjustable work station school desk, Zack can either be seated or standing without having to be man handled by his one to one school support staff from chair to a stand alone standing frame."
But this amount of trash fills up just one bottle,' Malaya said, gesturing to the size of a make-believe school desk.

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