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Issue

A particular financial asset.

Issue

A set of securities that a company or government offers for sale. That is, when a company sells stocks or bonds to the public (or offers them for private placement) the collection of stocks or bonds is said to be an issue. If the company or government is selling a set for the first time, it is said to be making a new issue. Typically, issues of securities may be bought and sold on the open market.

issue

A particular grouping of an organization's securities. For example, General Motors has a number of different issues of preferred stock listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

issue

To sell securities in the primary market. For example, in late 1996, Florida Panthers Holdings, Inc., owner of the NHL hockey team, issued 2,700,000 Class A shares of common stock at a price of $10 per share.

Issue.

When a corporation offers a stock or bond for sale, or a government offers a bond, the security is known as an issue, and the company or government is the issuer.

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Issuing advice without resolution of the facts is not an efficient way to resolve issues. Basing guidance on incorrect or incomplete facts only pushes the dispute to additional levels of review--and ultimately to litigation.
Gbadegesin, Menkiti, and Mosley address the issue of ontological commitments from fairly divergent perspectives by also using the issue of the conception of a person as a backdrop.
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Given the pressures on everyone's time these days, successfully managing these interconnected wealth issues is beyond the capacity of many families or individuals, and even beyond the capacity of some money managers.
If we privilege the goal of inclusiveness and seek to bring a wide diversity of groups together in a spirit of understanding and cooperation, it is likely that we will not all be able to agree on justice issues. If we privilege the goal of justice, take positions on issues and create interfaith coalitions to wage campaigns, it is likely that many religious groups will not participate, and moreover feel as if their theology is being negatively judged.
Issues to address in such a discussion include the how-tos (Croteau & Hedstrom, 1993; Pope & Schecter, 1992) and the whys associated with deciding to come out (Brown, 1975; Hetherington et al., 1989; Pope, 1995c).
On September 8, the US Conference of Catholic Bishops' Office of Government Liaison announced the withdrawal of the Presidential Questionnaire which had been delivered weeks earlier to the Bush and Kerry campaigns because it improperly equated doctrinal issues like abortion with judgment calls like the minimum wage.
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