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2011-05-30 02:00:00

NEW YORK, May 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Scotia Capital, the wholesale banking arm of Scotiabank, has successfully expanded its commodities business with the implementation of the Murex MX.3 system for its base metals trading. "We are thrilled to have met Scotiabank's time to market challenge for rolling out an integrated solution for base metals trading for listed and over-the-counter derivatives," said Antoine Mourad, President of Murex North America. MX.3 provides an end-to-end...

2009-03-31 15:59:46

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2009-03-29 09:49:27

A team of biologists at the University of Pennsylvania has completed a research study begun in 1915 and determined that a snail making its home in the northwest Atlantic Ocean around Mount Desert Island, Me, has experienced a dramatic increase in the size of its shell during less than a century, providing a clear illustration of how fast and effectively change can occur.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.