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2008-08-18 12:00:38

Glitnir, the leading provider of financing and advisory services to the global seafood industry, advised Seattle-based American Seafoods Group ("ASG") on the acquisition of the Alaskan Pollock assets of Yardarm Knot, Inc. Both ASG and Yardarm Knot operate in the U.S. Bering Sea.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.