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Advance

To pay money or give something of value before the date designated to do so; to provide capital to help a planned enterprise, expecting a return from it; to give someone an item before payment has been made for it.

advance

n. a type of loan in which payment is made before it is legally due, such as before shipment is made, a sale is completed or a note is due to be paid.

advance

(Allowance), noun accommodation, anticiiated loan, cash payment, compensation, credit, disbursement, emolument, expenditure, fee, giving beforehand, installment, investment, pay, payment beforeeand, remuneration, subscription
Associated concepts: advance as against profits, advanceeent from an estate grant, future advances

advance

(Increase), noun amplification, elaboration, enhancement, enlargement, enrichment, expansion, extension, improvement, increase, increment, intensification, prolongation, protraction

advance

(Progression), noun elevation, expedition, facilitation, forward motion, forward movement, headway, progress, progression, progressus, upsurge
Associated concepts: advance payment, advance sheets, annicipatory repudiation, contract breached in advance
See also: abet, accession, accretion, accrue, adduce, advancement, aid, allege, ameliorate, appreciate, approach, argue, assault, assert, assist, attain, attest, augmentation, benefit, bid, boom, certify, cite, compound, conduce, contend, contribute, course, credit, cultivate, declare, develop, development, elevate, enlargement, evolve, expand, expedite, extend, facilitate, favor, finance, foster, fund, further, gain, give, hasten, headway, heighten, help, honor, increase, inform, installment, inure, invest, invitation, lend, loan, lobby, maintain, meliorate, nurture, offer, onset, overture, plead, pose, posit, postulate, precipitate, precursory, preface, prefer, proceed, profit, progress, promotion, propose, propound, prosecute, prosperity, recommend, remit, resume, send, serve, signify, state, step, submit, subsidize, succeed, tender, urge

advance

1 to lend money to someone; a loan of money.
2 to make a payment before it is lawfully due; in the law of trusts, trustees may advance capital under an express power or under legislation to a beneficiary who has a vested or contingent interest in the capital of the trust. Advancements under the legislation may be up to half the beneficiary's expectant share and are subject to the consent of the holder of any prior interest.
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Telecommunication & Information Technology was another significant advancer which gained 0.
The advancers outnumbered declining stocks on the Tadawul; as for 53 percent stocks that gained, 37 percent ended lower and 10 percent remained unchanged.
01, while NYSE decliners led advancers 1,697 to 1,350.
Despite the overall decline in the market, advancers are still outpacing decliners on the Big Board by eight to seven, and by 14 to 13 on the Nasdaq.
Decliners were led by insurance, banking and utility sectors while advancers included textile, paper and pulp and mining companies.
The overall market breadth for the day was positive with 138 advancers against 6 decliners giving it an AD ratio of 23, the Financial Transaction House (FTH) -- licensed by the Capital Market Authority -- said in its daily market commentary.
Financials were among the leading advancers, following their Wall Street peers higher, with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc.
Recent major advancers, such as steelmakers and banks, drew selling, while warehousing, precision machinery and textile issues gained ground.
Decliners overwhelmed advancers 672 to 192, with 22 issues closing unchanged.
Declining issues outnumbered advancers by nearly a 2-to-1 margin on the New York Stock Exchange, where composite volume totaled 952.
On the broader market, advancers are outpacing decliners by nearly four to one on the New York Stock Exchange, and by more than three to one on the Nasdaq.
Decliners were led by banking, consumer financing and land transport companies while advancers included fisheries and forestry, textile and precision machinery sectors.

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