Credit Suisse C.E.O. Asks For A Cut In His Bonus
The executive, Tidjane Thiam, asked the board for a “significant reduction” in his bonus after the bank reported a multibillion-dollar quarterly loss. "I have asked the board of directors for a signif...
Milton’s Escarpment Artists celebrate biosphere in latest exhibit
The natural beauty of the Niagara Escarpment and the inspiration that nine artists draw from it has come together in the Holcim Gallery.
First Boston
First Boston Corporation was a New York-based, bulge bracket, investment bank, founded in 1932 and acquired by Credit Suisse in 1990. Together with its sister investment banks, it was referred to as ...
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Credit Suisse C.E.O. Asks For A Cut In His Bonus
The executive, Tidjane Thiam, asked the board for a “significant reduction” in his bonus after the bank reported a multibillion-dollar quarterly loss. "I have asked the board of directors for a signif...
Milton’s Escarpment Artists celebrate biosphere in latest exhibit
The natural beauty of the Niagara Escarpment and the inspiration that nine artists draw from it has come together in the Holcim Gallery.
DLJ Merchant Banking Partners
aPriori Capital Partners is a private equity investment firm focused on leveraged buyout transactions. The firm was founded as an affiliate of Credit Suisse and traces its roots to Donaldson, Lufkin ...
Valsartan
Valsartan (trade name Diovan) is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist (more commonly called an ARB, or angiotensin receptor blocker), with particularly high affinity for the type I (AT1) angiotensin ...
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Thomas E. Leavey
Thomas E. Leavey (1897-1980) was an American business executive, rancher, and philanthropist.
Born near Ferndale, Humboldt County, California to Irish immigrants, he attended Santa Clara Universit...
D'Onofrio
D'Onofrio (sometimes spelled Donofrio) is a surname of Italian origin. People bearing this name include the following:
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UBS
UBS AG is a Swiss global financial services company with its headquarters in Basel and Zürich, Switzerland. The company provides investment banking, asset management, and wealth management services f...
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Global Infrastructure Partners
Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) is a multinational private equity firm headquartered in New York City which specializes in infrastructure investments in the energy, transport and water/waste sect...
Roche Applied Science
Roche Applied Science is producers of reagents and systems for life science research, with focus on DNA sequencing, microarrays, gene expression, and cell analysis. Important applications fields of t...
Nesquik
Nesquik is a brand of products made by Nestlé. In 1948, Nestlé launched a mix for chocolate-flavored milk called Nestle Quik. This was released in Europe during the 1950s as Nesquik.Since 1999, the br...
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Mitchell Hutchins
Mitchell, Hutchins & Co. was a leading equity research boutique in the U.S. until its acquisition by Paine Webber in 1977. In 1959, Donald Marron founded D.B. Marron & Company. In 1965, Ma...
Ro01-6128
Ro01-6128 is a drug used in scientific research, which acts as a selective positive allosteric modulator for the metabotropic glutamate receptor subtype mGluR1. It was derived by modification of a lea...
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Kidd Mine
Kidd Mine is an underground base metal mine in the city of Timmins, Ontario, Canada. It is owned and operated by Xstrata Copper, following the August 2006 takeover of Falconbridge Ltd. Ore from the Ki...
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Canakinumab
Canakinumab (INN, trade name Ilaris, previously ACZ885) is a human monoclonal antibody targeted at interleukin-1 beta. It has no cross-reactivity with other members of the interleukin-1 family, includ...
Liebherr Group
The Liebherr Group is a large German equipment manufacturer based in Switzerland specializing in cranes, aircraft parts, household appliances, and mining, with 8.3 billion euros in revenue for 2011. I...
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Polymerase chain reaction
The polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is a technology in molecular biology used to amplify a single copy or a few copies of a piece of DNA across several orders of magnitude, generating thousands to mil...
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Allied Dunbar
Allied Dunbar was a large British life assurance group. In its early years it was known as Hambro Life Assurance and was listed on the London Stock Exchange and was once a constituent of the FTSE 100 ...
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McArthur River zinc mine
The McArthur River mine is one of the world's largest zinc, lead and silver mines, situated about 70 kilometres southwest of Borroloola, near the Gulf of Carpentaria in the northeastern Northern Terri...
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Bank Leu
Bank Leu AG (pronounced "Loy," as in toy) was a Swiss private bank that existed from 1755 to 2007. Headquartered in Zurich, it was a subsidiary of Credit Suisse from 1990. In 2007, it was merged w...
Union Securities
Union Securities Corporation was an independent investment banking firm in existence from 1938 through its acquisition in 1956 although the name would survive through 1972. Union Securities was creat...
Xstrata
Xstrata plc was an Anglo-Swiss multinational mining company headquartered in Zug, Switzerland and with its registered office in London, United Kingdom. It was a major producer of coal (and the world's...
Syngenta
Syngenta AG is a global Swiss agribusiness that markets seeds and agrochemicals. Syngenta is involved in biotechnology and genomic research. It was formed in 2000 by the merger of Novartis Agribusine...
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Credit Suisse
8°32′22″E / 47.369602°N 8.539449°E / 47.369602; 8.539449Credit Suisse Group is a Switzerland-based multinational financial services holding company, headquartered in Zürich, t...
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Cerrejón
Cerrejón is a field or coal mine, located in the basin of the Ranchería River, southeast of La Guajira Department in Colombia, east of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta and west of the Perijá Mountains...
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Falconbridge Ltd.
Falconbridge Limited was a Toronto, Ontario-based natural resources company with operations in 18 countries, involved in the exploration, mining, processing, and marketing of metal and mineral product...