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Index

A book containing references, alphabetically arranged, to the contents of a series or collection of documents or volumes; or a section (normally at the end) of a single volume or set of volumes containing such references to its contents.

Statistical indexes are also used to track or measure changes in the economy (for example, the Consumer Price Index) and movement in stock markets (for example, Standard & Poor's Index). Such indexes are usually keyed to a base year, month, or other period of comparison.

In mortgage financing, the term is used to determine adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) interest rates after the discount period ends. Common indexes for ARMs are one-year Treasury Securities and the national average cost of funds to savings and loan associations.

index

(Catalog), noun earmark, enumeration, indicant, indicator, list, listing, listing of contents, mark, sign

index

(Docket), verb categorize, codify, file, submit

index

(Gauge), noun measure, guide, scale

index

(Relate), verb catalog, class, classify, document, enumerate, group, inventory, itemize, list, specify, record, supply or furnish with reference
See also: arrange, book, classify, clue, codify, directory, enumerate, fix, gist, indicant, indicate, indication, indicator, itemize, ledger, marshal, pigeonhole, record, register, roll, schedule, substance, symbol, symptom, tabulate
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Direct access mandates may directly affect preconception and prenatal care, and they may also in turn affect maternal and infant health.
Using ordinary least-squares regression, the proposed model will estimate the effects of direct access legislation on maternal health behaviors during pregnancy:
Founded in 2002, Direct Access Group, LLC, the parent of Direct Access Partners, LLC, is an institutional diversified financial services enterprise.
The high-touch/high-tech approach powered by the firm's entrepreneurial spirit characterize Direct Access Partners' successful independent brokerage model.
Stutman said, "The Direct Access Partners Global Prime Services is perfectly suited to partner with small and mid-sized hedge funds.
Commercial Energy believes that the Commission has a unique opportunity to design this revival of direct access in such a way that it encourages customers to take advantage of the opportunity to exercise choice in electric procurement, and to make the procedures as simple and straightforward as possible," continued Perry.
Choice, or direct access as it is referred to, provides innovation and management opportunities that will translate into lower costs for goods," said Bill Dombrowski, President, California Retailers' Association.
3 further strengthens Active Reasoning direct access and change management control capabilities.
Track Data Corporation is a New York-based financial services company that provides direct access brokerage, real-time financial market data, news, and research to institutional and individual investors through dedicated telecommunication lines and the Internet.
TradeStation has been selected as Best Direct Access Stock Brokerage, Best Direct Access Futures Brokerage, and Best Professional Platform by the readers of Stocks and Commodities Magazine (2005, 2006).
PINK SHEETS:MIDS) announces that its subsidiary Midas Securities, LLC has joined with Patsystems, a global supplier of trading systems, risk and exchange technology, to provide direct access to institutions trading full futures and commodities from Korea.
a leading provider of direct access travel distribution technology, has begun using the Cape Clear Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) as the platform for developing and deploying transactional applications for the Global Travel Exchange Voyager Network.

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