of short duration

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The sun now set: a freezing cold, though of short duration pervaded the whole creation; it was like a horrid gust coming from a burial-vault on a warm summer's day--but all around the mountains retained that wonderful green tone which we see in some old pictures, and which, should we not have seen a similar play of color in the South, we declare at once to be unnatural.
It has been most unconsciously done, however, and I hope will be of short duration.
We were relieved, for she did not talk during the process; but our relief was of short duration.
But this detestation, though so just, was of short duration, for she looked again and exclaimed, "Delightful
The hesitation of the squatter was consequently of short duration.
We see a growing number of short duration attacks across our customer base.
NYSE: EV), today announced the launch of Eaton Vance Short Duration High Income Fund (Class A: ESHAX, Class I: ESHIX), the latest addition to the firm's line-up of short duration income funds.
Building on the success that we have delivered for existing clients, we have developed a range of short duration funds to meet this growing demand.
He was previously the US sales manager of short duration products for JP Morgan Securities (NYSE: JPM), where he had spent nine years, and also worked with Bankers Trust.
Prior to BGI, Monroe was the US Sales Manager of Short Duration Products for JP Morgan Securities, where he spent nine years.
Zimmer, said, "The Company's portfolio allocation strategy was modified over the last 21 months such that Opteum has substantially increased its ownership percentage of short duration adjustable rate mortgage backed securities - those which have coupon reset frequencies that are one year or less.
Zimmer, said, "The Company's portfolio allocation strategy was modified over the last 12 months such that Bimini has substantially increased the proportion in its portfolio of short duration adjustable rate mortgage backed securities - those which have coupon reset frequencies that are one year or less.