Tier 1 and Tier 2

Tier 1 and Tier 2

Descriptions of the capital adequacy of banks. Tier 1 refers to core capital while Tier 2 refers to items such as undisclosed resources.
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19 March 2012 - Credit Suisse has boosted the size of its buyback of tier 1 and tier 2 debt securities by CHF750m (USD804.5m/EUR617.8m) to CHF4.75bn, the Swiss lender said Monday, quoted by Reuters.
Using regression discontinuity, the authors compare student reading data between students in Tier 1 and those students receiving Tier 1 and Tier 2 support.
([dagger]) (2) Not Important -- 14% 14% Somewhat Important -- 26% 26% Very Important -- 60% 59% How important was the difference in the cost that you have to pay between Tier 1 and Tier 2 to your previous choice of physician?
The new opportunity for SATA emerges where the line blurs between on-line Tier 1 storage and near-line Tier 2 storage, and in the management of all data (Tier 1 and Tier 2).