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federation

an association of organizations formed to represent and advance their joint interests. In INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS there are both TRADE UNION federations, for example the Confederation of Shipbuilding and Engineering Unions, and federations of EMPLOYERS' ASSOCIATIONS, for example ENGINEERING EMPLOYERS' FEDERATION.
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The ratings reflect Federated Rural's balance sheet strength, which AM Best categorizes as very strong, as well as its strong operating performance, neutral business profile and appropriate enterprise risk management.
Leading the Wave into new markets that are developing faster than originally predicted, Federated Wireless is a founding member of the Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA), which was formally announced this month.
The Federated Wireless Partner Program has been established with the understanding that the full ecosystem benefits from shared information on real-world deployments.
In connection with the reorganisations, approximately USD 435m in assets of one fixed-income and two equity Hancock Horizon funds transitioned to Federated funds with comparable investment objectives and strategies.
Federated Wireless' Spectrum Access System (SAS) enables efficient sharing of spectrum resources.
The fundraising values Federated Wireless as US$82 million which raised from US$10 million, and presently Allied Minds' stake in the company is valued at US$60 million, up from US$9 million.
Albrecht convinced retailers and wholesalers that by stocking and promoting Red & White as their own brand, they could be more competitive, provide consumers with a good deal, and make more money, says Vince Wilson, former vice president of sales with Federated.
"We began incorporating energy conservation into our building operations after the oil crisis in the 1970s," says Philip Thiemann, Federated's warehouse operations director in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.
Sources said Federated held a logistics and operational meeting mid-April at which they laid out their plan for transitioning the May stores to Federated.
After Sudbury's Cambrian College and Northern College of Timmins signed a memorandum of understanding last October to create a Federated School of Mines, the two founding partners were expected to add three more educational partners to the mix by late January.
For Federated Department Stores, which operates more than 950 stores under the names Macy's, Bloomingdale's, and May, the vision of a paperless paradigm is much more sophisticated, with the ultimate goal being that a paper file is never generated in the first place.
The patent, which was granted in late 2004, covers the method and technology for managing the authentication and session management necessary to perform a federated search across licensed resources.

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