They relax the rules of evidence, allowing parties to offer testimony or exhibits without objection by the other side.
It means the judicial officer presiding over the hearing will question the parties.
It is probably hard to get a better definition because we can “invest” in a hugely diverse range of areas: good education, a new suit, the stock market or a holiday home.
In each case, we are outlaying money (and often time) in the expectation of some future benefit.
Each of Noel's four daughters married into international families.
Noel had previously been a private banker in Lausanne, Switzerland, then worked at Citigroup before becoming the head of Chemical Bank's international private banking practice in Nigeria, Switzerland, and Brazil.
The dictionary defines “investment” as “to lay out money so as to obtain a return”.It described its investigation of investment options as “deeper and broader” than competitive firms because of Tucker’s regulatory experience.Fairfield Greenwich's website says it "employs a significantly higher level of due diligence work than typically performed by most fund of funds and consulting firms." It is reported that foreign investors provided 95% of its managed assets, 68% from Europe, 6% from Asia, and 4% from the Middle East.Bernie Madoff swore he’d acted alone when he pleaded guilty to his billion Ponzi scheme.It was a preposterous claim, so why, more than 15 month later, isn’t more of his inner circle behind bars?Mark Madoff withdrew nearly million from company accounts over the years, claims Irving Picard, the trustee hired to liquidate Madoff’s enterprise, and he divides his time between a .6 million Manhattan apartment, a .6 million Nantucket home, and a .2 million pad in Greenwich, Connecticut.