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Bankroll

To provide financing, whether as a loan, grant, or simply as part of a budget. For example, a company may bankroll its research and development by providing funding for it in the budget. Likewise, a credit union bankrolls a business when it allows a client to take out a second mortgage on a home.
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1 technology investor and an early bankroller of Yahoo (Nasdaq: YHOO), the No.
Will he - bankroller of the notorious gay-baiting Clause 28 campaign - whipcrackaway and take his Stagecoach money outta there?
Yet Levy, on behalf of Tottenham's reclusive bankroller Joe Lewis, has never been shy in doing so.
Perhaps it is a double irony that the IMF failed to advise its main bankroller the US and its European partners to adopt the same prudency.
From Khalid Amayreh OCCUPIED JERUSALEM--The government of Dubai recently allowed a major bankroller of Jewish settlement expansion in the West Bank to open at least two Jewelry stores in the Gulf emirate.
Its bankroller, Dubai's Takhayel Entertainment, said investors had simply made a "strategic decision" to drop media assets in favor of more profitable industries.
Their home record is not markedly better, and at the end of a week when another depressing set of financial results were announced, with their chairman Peter Thomas revealed as a moneylender rather than a bankroller, it is time the Blues revealed a medium and long-term strategy to their long-suffering supporters.
Thomas makes no apologies for the many differences, although she does note that she only called the film ``I-Spy'' at the insistence of its bankroller, Columbia Pictures.
And the former bankroller of African rebel movements is pursuing peace efforts in the civil wars in Congo and Sudan.
The powers behind the International Bank of Trade and Credit, the "major bankroller for every terrorist group in the world today," are ten Arab men who wear impeccably tailored Western suits and seek to destroy the United States by saturating it with "opium, heroin, and ice.
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- A retired senior Michigan State Police detective stated today that Issue 3 bankroller Dan Gilbert muscled his debtors, took cash payment and "did all the talking" in a police sting run on his "serious, organized bookmaking ring.
allied gas exporter, which is a global investment powerhouse and a bankroller of Arab Spring revolts in alliance with the Muslim Brotherhood.