COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES
a business/financial/media etc empire
▪ His business empire is now worth over $20 billion.
a financial burden
▪ the financial burden of a large mortgage
a financial centre
▪ Boston is a leading financial centre.
a financial column
▪ He wrote a financial column for the evening newspaper.
a financial penalty
▪ Parents who fail to prevent their children committing crimes are to face heavy financial penalties.
a financial risk
▪ There is relatively little financial risk for the company.
a financial scandal (=involving money)
▪ He was suspected of involvement in a major financial scandal.
a financial target
▪ Both businesses exceeded their financial targets.
a financial/business/commercial district (=where there are a lot of banks and other businesses)
▪ He works in San Francisco’s financial district.
a financial/commercial/legal etc footing
▪ The firm started the new year on a stronger financial footing.
a financial/economic/military etc disaster
▪ The project was a financial disaster.
a financial/legal/religious etc matter
▪ This is a legal matter and should be discussed with a solicitor.
a financial/political etc deal
▪ After weeks of negotiation the prospect of a political deal seemed increasingly unlikely.
a medical/legal/financial etc expert (=someone who has special skills related to a particular job or subject)
▪ Medical experts agree that screening can prevent deaths from breast cancer.
a political/financial etc consultant
▪ A team of political consultants shaped his election campaign.
aid/financial/benefits etc package
▪ Many banks are offering financial packages for students.
an economic/political/financial etc crisis
▪ The country was headed into an economic crisis.
business/political/financial etc acumen
▪ The firm’s success is largely due to Brannon’s commercial acumen.
cash/budget/financial etc crunch
▪ Cost cutting had enabled the organization to survive a previous cash crunch.
▪ None of his ideas had any commercial success.
▪ The closure of the steelworks caused economic hardship for the town.
economic/financial incentives (=money that is offered to someone as an incentive)
▪ Doctors are encouraged through financial incentives to work in poor areas.
▪ As treasurer, you’re responsible for all the financial arrangements.
▪ The company may also provide financial assistance.
▪ She flew to New York to try to raise some financial backing for the project.
▪ You may wish to claim financial compensation.
▪ We received a lot of financial help from my family.
▪ Managers must be aware of the financial implications of their decisions.
▪ financial inducements to attract good job candidates
▪ All the big financial institutions cut their interest rates today.
▪ Our overall financial performance has improved.
▪ Many financial planners will help you shop for insurance.
▪ The company’s financial records must be up-to-date.
financial ruin (=when someone loses all or most of their money)
▪ She faces financial ruin after losing the court case.
Financial Services Authority, the
▪ A wide range of financial services are available.
▪ This welfare program has eased the financial strain of raising children alone.
▪ The commission said it was ready to provide financial aid to help farmers.
▪ The company is facing serious financial difficulties.
▪ The financial information contained in the report is based on the company's audited accounts.
▪ Owing to poor financial planning, I was almost out of money.
▪ Lack of financial resources can result in homelessness.
financial/economic reward (also monetary rewardformal)
▪ It’s a difficult job, but the financial rewards are considerable.
▪ I’m not doing it for monetary reward.
financial/economic/capital etc gain
▪ They are seeking to realize the maximum financial gain.
financial/educational/research etc institution
▪ the government and other political institutions
financial/legal/economic etc constraints
▪ During the war, there were many physical and social constraints on citizens.
▪ Our financial problems are over.
▪ Bach’s last years were clouded by financial worries.
from an economic/financial/business point of view
▪ From a financial point of view, the concert was a disaster.
historical/financial/scientific etc data
▪ My research involves analyzing the historical data.
in dire financial straits
▪ The firm is now in dire financial straits.
industrial/financial/media etc conglomerate
▪ Cleary has been working as a computer analyst in Winchester.
legal/medical/financial etc advice
▪ Good legal advice can be expensive.
▪ It is a country with a long history of political corruption.
political/military financial etc ends
▪ The government exploited the situation for political ends.
sb’s financial affairs
▪ They offer advice on managing your financial affairs.
sb’s financial position
▪ Has your financial position changed recently?
sb’s financial situation (=how much money someone has)
▪ What is your current financial situation?
the business/financial side
▪ Geller handles the business side of things.
the financial/banking sector (=the part of the economy to do with money and finance)
▪ The UK financial sector is looking healthier than ever.
the sports/arts/financial etc pages (=the part of a newspaper that deals with sport, art etc)
▪ He only ever reads the sports pages.
the technical/practical/financial etc aspects
▪ The technical aspects of the movie were incredible.
COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS
▪ Who was giving her financial advice?
▪ Co. for financial advice and to evaluate previous inquiries regarding the company.
▪ They also provide personal loan facilities and financial advice to their customers.
▪ So why pay extra money in commissions for financial advice to get only an average return?
▪ The whole affair has cost him more than £650,000 in fees for legal and financial advice, his spokesmen said last night.
▪ Remember, even if you do not need financial advice now, your consultant will be available when you do.
▪ Which could mean the Duchess won't need any more financial advice to keep Budgie flying high.
▪ Without specialist financial advice, obtaining such a large amount; of credit could prove foolhardy in the extreme.
▪ I mean, everybody's got to have a financial adviser, even Jean de Nesle.
▪ C., New York, as a financial adviser.
▪ Your financial adviser will be able to explain how you apply.
▪ Most expatriates will benefit from consulting an independent financial adviser for specialist help.
▪ An appallingly self-satisfied financial adviser-think Malvolio in a stretch limo-finds that his wife is cheating on him.
▪ When she decided to buy a bigger house, she approached a financial adviser about a self-certified mortgage.
▪ But do not assume that you will be handed a fat compensation cheque by your financial adviser or life insurance company.
▪ Whatever the individual circumstances, this facility liberates borrowers, perhaps in conjunction with their financial advisers, to make their own repayment arrangements.
▪ Pinay Cuevas selected a committee of six men as financial advisers.
▪ The explanatory statement often takes the form of a letter from the financial advisers of the target and the bidder jointly.
▪ We have accountants, and we have men who smell of industrial aftershave who call themselves our financial advisers.
▪ The hon. Gentleman's extraordinary attack on independent financial advisers was very unwise.
▪ All building society investors and financial advisers are strongly urged to check that they are getting the best rates available.
▪ These specialist firms of financial advisers will also undertake to help monitor the fortunes of your Isa.
▪ He approached the company's financial advisers, Kleinwort Benson.
▪ The regulation of financial affairs involves inpart legislative action, inpart executive action.
▪ Growing familiarity with technology to access bank accounts and to handle financial affairs is boosting interest.
▪ She appointed officers, kept a watch over financial affairs, and made sure the work was progressing smoothly.
▪ Even if your financial affairs are not complex, you may need to spend quite some time with an adviser.
▪ The poor man would be better off wrestling with the complexities of Bernie Ecclestone's financial affairs.
▪ It is the will of the controlling Labour group and its inability to manage financial affairs.
▪ There are very few fathers of kidnap victims who aren't worried about their financial affairs being looked at too closely.
▪ In their financial affairs they have been abnormally secretive.
▪ The Guild receives financial aid from the Council, and relies heavily on the enthusiasm and dedication of its members.
▪ The new program comes as students are finalizing their financial aid packages for the upcoming school year.
▪ His officials threatened to withhold future financial aid, or even to freeze existing programmes.
▪ Who receives financial aid and how that-is determined hit very close to home for Scott.
▪ It was also agreed that supplementary financial aid would come from the state.
▪ Today the mean yearly income of families of students receiving financial aid, she believes, is approximately $ 36, 000.
▪ Other audit findings showed: Texas Southern University has mismanaged its $ 41 million federal student financial aid program.
▪ Thesaurus are predicting that dealers, academics and financial analysts will be keen to use their services.
▪ A corporate financial analyst then pointed out that the compensation formula Dave had developed would be impracticable on a company-wide level.
▪ As a financial analyst she could demonstrate that this was very strange behaviour and contrary to the interests of those involved.
▪ Many financial analysts said it also is likely that no changes will be made at the next meeting on March 25.
▪ They ended up talking to more than 200 of them, from a submarine navigator to a financial analyst for General Mills.
▪ A former financial analyst with Ford, Mr Power set up shop in 1968.
▪ Between the two extremes come the various financial assets such as bonds and shares.
▪ In financial terms, the value of any financial asset depends on the earning power of that asset.
▪ For simplicity let us group assets into just three types: money, financial assets and physical goods.
▪ Those who were dubious or just cautious missed out on historic advances in financial asset values.
▪ As interest rates go up, the balance of advantage shifts towards holding financial assets which earn these higher interest rates.
▪ Thus, the appropriate capitalization rate for any financial asset is a function of the riskiness of the asset.
▪ If the rate of interest changes, there will be relatively little shifting between money and financial assets.
▪ Medicaid pays nursing home bills for long-term custodial care, after patients have exhausted their financial assets.
▪ Aviation accords and financial assistance programmes were signed between the two states.
▪ It is well within reason to expect help in this regard in exchange for further financial assistance.
▪ Such financial assistance should only be necessary in the most exceptional circumstances.
▪ At year-end it was too late to do anything but scramble to others for financial assistance.
▪ In addition there is selective financial assistance under the Industry Acts.
▪ What about Manchester - virtually everyone there has applied for selective financial assistance?
▪ Several new contracts are already being negotiated with Rentokil's financial backing and branch network offering further benefits to prospects.
▪ It is understood the financial backing for the plan has yet to be finalised.
▪ A private consortium has financial backing for a scheme to build an entire underground toll-road system.
▪ He had the expertise and financial backing.
▪ The Crusade received very substantial financial backing for the organization of the march from the right-wing military and political parties.
▪ And it has also provided financial backing for research into alternatives to the use of animals.
▪ But Hafodunos said they were ending negotiations with Watertight, who they said had failed to provide evidence of sufficient financial backing.
▪ Mr Venables said he had full but anonymous financial backing.
▪ One solution is to state that any financial benefits are only paid when the move has taken place.
▪ Those financial benefits are no longer certain, however.
▪ The financial benefits gained in terms of productivity and maintaining an occupational income by returning to work are clear.
▪ The inaccurate economic predictions should cause concern about the reliability of the financial benefits of annexation.
▪ The implicit justification, which cites the financial benefits of the nation possessing a monarchy, is a rationalization in this sense.
▪ Eickman said movie-making provides far-reaching financial benefits for the city, adding an estimated $ 50 million to the economy in 1994.
▪ Conversely, political integration will inevitably fall apart if there is no financial benefit.
▪ How will you measure when it is time to start gaining financial benefit?
▪ Similarly, campaigning in the field imposed an increasing financial burden.
▪ So much for the dissenting argument of some goofy liberals that requiring uniforms would be an added financial burden for the poor.
▪ They thus increasingly promoted this alternative means of easing the financial burden of appliance ownership.
▪ This is true particularly in regard to the financial burden of childcare, a subject I treat throughout this book.
▪ One is that high interest rates have raised financial burdens directly for weaker firms that are still net debtors.
▪ It may well be sufficient to pay off your mortgage to take the biggest financial burden off your family's shoulders.
▪ But Mr Robinson claimed the ratepayers had the to blame for the additional financial burden.
▪ The financial burden of repairs has meant the council faces a year of cost cutting in other departments.
▪ The Corporation, which controls London's financial centre, wants to cut back on free parking bays.
▪ Fears that London's reputation as the world's leading financial centre has been permanently damaged are considered to be exaggerated.
▪ For example, Frankfurt could pose a real challenge to London as a financial centre for the futures markets.
▪ The billion-dollar question was whether a devaluation of the dollar would jeopardize New York's position as a financial centre.
▪ It is about time that we started to realise that the financial centre of London is not the key to our success.
▪ People feared that turning the City into Fort Knox would damage its attraction as a financial centre.
▪ The financial centre Bank is the finest architectural arena in the City.
▪ In the early 1980s a greater number of Arab banks was represented in London than in any Arab capital or financial centre.
▪ This will not always be practical in a modern financial conglomerate.
▪ The question of conflicts of interest and duty within financial conglomerates and the regulation thereof is not entirely academic.
▪ Particular emphasis placed on the problems of regulating and supervising financial conglomerates within the existing national regulatory framework.
▪ In Britain the merging together of the banking and securities business in the guise of financial conglomerates has rekindled this debate.
▪ The growth of financial conglomerates, however, has caused insider dealing to be a more urgent and immediate problem.
▪ Secondly, in so far as we are concerned with insider dealing, the practice is analysed within the context of financial conglomerates.
▪ This distinction is crucial, especially for entities such as financial conglomerates, which continually deal in information.
▪ It goes without saying that financial conglomerates must not use information prohibited by law.
▪ Obviously you have to work within certain financial constraints.
▪ These forces can be grouped into four major categories: political considerations, socio-demographic factors, economic change and financial constraint.
▪ More recently, governments have imposed financial constraints limiting the call of state enterprises on public funds.
▪ This places financial constraints on qualification as a barrister which do not exist for intending solicitors.
▪ Their financial constraints are more severe and the credit facilities at their disposal are less diverse and less sophisticated.
▪ New and more stringent financial constraints and other commercial pressures on management required appropriate organizational channels through which to take effect.
▪ Although a couple of the other demonstrators also looked promising I have been unable to take them any further because of financial constraints.
▪ All authorities faced tight financial constraints in the key areas for community care development.
▪ Finally, there is a problem associated with financial control.
▪ An understanding of sound financial control is one of the most important responsibilities in health and nutrition administration.
▪ Directors should report on the effectiveness of their system of internal financial control and auditors should report on this statement. 2.
▪ Gunnarson expressed confidence in the financial controls the city has in place, including regular meetings with center staff.
▪ Hence, the argument runs, even without central financial control most local councils would have been providing similar levels of services.
▪ These problems remained, even after objectives had been partially clarified and formalized through grant financing and stringent financial controls.
▪ Earlier plans for tighter financial control and greater independence for management had not been successful.
▪ This had led to the setting up of a joint system of financial control.
▪ The court heard that a desperate financial crisis and debts of more than £40,000 drove Shooter to hatch his unsuccessful plot.
▪ Where and when the financial crisis will come and how big it will be, no one knows.
▪ Britainis particularly vulnerable to a financial crisis since it is heavily reliant on the profits of speculation.
▪ My initial reaction was relief: We had averted another financial crisis.
▪ In his Charlton days, Lawrence was forced to accept any reasonable offer to ease the club's financial crisis.
▪ However, it is very easy to find yourself in a financial crisis.
▪ The district council then had to spend almost £250,000 to bail it out of a financial crisis.
▪ That financial crisis weathered, Zyuganov will then have to find the money for large-scale state investment in tumbledown factories.
▪ Unfortunately he got into financial difficulties and when he died in 1836 the estate was once again in the chancery.
▪ Income growth then will slow, companies will have less cash to buy back their stock and some will face financial difficulty.
▪ No city could absorb such a body-blow without showing the effects, and by 1937 Danzig was in severe financial difficulties.
▪ Hospitals in financial difficulty are shedding staff and some districts are opting for staff redundancy.
▪ All the same, most of us feel that we have financial difficulties.
▪ Are you in financial difficulties as a result of drinking? 13.
▪ He claimed she had been in severe financial difficulties at the time.
▪ An interest-free loan fund is also available to students who find themselves in unforeseen financial difficulty.
▪ San Francisco saw demonstrators gathering at the heart of its financial district.
▪ He continued to the financial district.
▪ By 2008 the artists' sketches of a red-roofed, neo-Levantine financial district will have become reality.
▪ Moreover, many nonconformists achieved considerable professional reputations and financial gain through private patronage from the native intelligentsia and the foreign community.
▪ These people were entrepreneurs who undertook challenge not for financial gain, but for human service.
▪ The point about a woman using her uterus for financial gain poses two problems.
▪ They may exchange short term financial gain for longterm strategic disadvantage.
▪ They are using it - milking it for their own financial gain.
▪ It would not be considered a serious loss by the company and the financial gain to the robbers was not necessarily substantial.
▪ There is little support for the idea that Shipman killed for financial gain.
▪ Next week: financial help for the disabled.
▪ The barest of financial help was the full extent of Charles's aid.
▪ Now, with the TECs, we intend to introduce new financial help for career and training guidance.
▪ No offer of financial help, no kind invitations to join them in club activities were forthcoming from Charles.
▪ The scheme was intended to provide financial help to unemployed workers in depressed areas who were prepared to move to other areas.
▪ In 1873, when Scott asked Carnegie for financial help, Carnegie turned down his former mentor.
▪ This recognition by the Prince's Trust gave me more than just financial help.
▪ The fact is, Wal-Mart provides about as much financial help to a community as Chernobyl.
▪ Coupled with the financial implications if carers decided they could no longer shoulder this burden the case for supporting respite care becomes overwhelming.
▪ A public service agency spends so much time studying the financial implications of a project that cost overruns are virtually guaranteed.
▪ Teenagers are said to be especially sensitive to the financial implications and aware of their own lack of power in the matter.
▪ The impact of inflation and high interest rates has focused increased attention on the financial implications of nearly all business decisions.
▪ And the company will still be paying rent on such space, so there are financial implications as well.
▪ The case for setting out financial implications is obvious in a situation in which the school budget is controlled by the governors.
▪ Two years later, the selected strategy and its financial implications have proved themselves with little need for modification.
▪ The Opposition have no quarrel with the principle of disposal, leaving aside the financial implications.
▪ Positive financial incentives in the form of specific grants from a specially established Department of Health Fund would certainly help.
▪ The doctors in managed-care systems often have financial incentives to limit patients' use of laboratory tests, specialists and other services.
▪ The budget provided the financial incentive, but much confusion still abounds over the use of unleaded petrol.
▪ Lubbock offered $ 3. 9 million in tax and financial incentives.
▪ Construction of private hospitals was boosted by financial incentives during the period of economic growth in the 1970s.
▪ Executives are given head-count-reduction targets by their boards, and sometimes financial incentives are tied to reaching the targets.
▪ Different financial incentives change the nature of the educational experience and are not merely alternative ways of financing the same service.
▪ That probably depends on what financial incentives the United States might provide.
▪ Wealth Private funds; financial independence.
▪ He will work for your financial independence and will never take advantage or misuse your money for his own good.
▪ The clergy had a financial independence which the laity lacked.
▪ Charles and Laquetta Prince realized early in their marriage that free enterprise was the only sure route to financial independence.
▪ Today it prospers and because of the financial independence that business brings, the Johnsons' dreams are coming true.
▪ The Länder had considerable financial independence and their position in the Bundesrat further strengthened their powers.
▪ There were times of insecurity and wonder, but we kept moving toward our goal of financial independence.
▪ The board usually has little credibility; there is little reliable financial information, no management, assets or money.
▪ The financial information on credit reports, such as bank accounts and loans, is tightly regulated.
▪ It was sent after bondholders complained they were not getting as much financial information as other lenders.
▪ They also said that most board members were kept in the dark about important financial information.
▪ Careful consideration should be given to the timing of the release of both beneficial and potentially awkward financial information.
▪ The three concerns will focus on high-growth information markets, financial information services and consumer-product market research.
▪ Barneys does not disclose financial information because it is privately held.
▪ In addition to channelling funds from depositors to borrowers, certain financial institutions have another important function.
▪ This was the first indication of the scope of prosecutors' two-year probe of financial institutions.
▪ The history of financial institutions under the Yorkists and early Tudors is far from straight forward.
▪ Customers may be forced to borrow from inefficient banks or other financial institutions, probably charging higher interest rates.
▪ Potential customers include the government, financial institutions, market research organisations or companies involved in major national promotions.
▪ Until then, financial institutions had to pay a premium to obtain dollars from a restricted pool in order to invest finance overseas.
▪ But in 1990 Toyota's financial profit lengthened its lead over Honda and Nissan, both of which made financial losses.
▪ In 1968, the diamond Jubilee came and went without celebration for fear of a financial loss!
▪ And international response to financial crises is an imperative to limit the contagion of panic and financial losses.
▪ The compensatory award is intended to reimburse you for financial loss resulting from the unfair dismissal.
▪ Defects in other systems might result in financial loss only such as where an expert system is used to provide financial advice.
▪ You might be able to do this, for example, if you have clearly suffered a direct financial loss.
▪ The proceeds from the sale will go to the people who suffered financial loss.
▪ Only one person died, so appalling financial loss was tempered by human deliverance.
▪ Strategic and personnel management, and many aspects of financial management are obvious exceptions.
▪ I always got involved with clients and spent time trying to educate them about financial management.
▪ The emphasis of financial management within each stage of the life-cycle as shown in figure 4.3 still retains its logical validity.
▪ In small firms, chief financial officers usually handle all financial management functions.
▪ They needed, therefore, a greater awareness of financial management techniques.
▪ And financial management, said Uberuaga, is his strong point.
▪ While reducing head teachers' autonomy in curricular matters, the 1988 Act increases it in matters of financial management.
▪ As in all other areas of endeavor requiring judgment, successful financial management requires a fine balance of a number of factors.
▪ Puzzle number two is that other changes in financial markets were meanwhile making it easier for such principles to apply.
▪ The slump in the financial markets had kept the dollar from rising.
▪ Economic imperatives drive change in the structure of product and financial markets and affect the international division of labour.
▪ A decidedly negative verdict in the financial markets or the polls could bring the two sides back to the table.
▪ When defaults proliferate, as they do during and after recessions, the two firms wield enormous clout in financial markets.
▪ Is this now in servitude to the financial markets?
▪ The punditry waxed more predictable by the hour even if the financial markets did not.
▪ The mystery surrounding the identity of property owners can be partly explained by a typical Victorian reticence concerning financial matters.
▪ Many widows are handling financial matters for the first time, she said.
▪ Dennis was a genuine enthusiast for financial matters.
▪ He's the manager, and looks after all financial matters.
▪ Control over financial matters Constitutionally, Parliament has control over taxation and expenditure.
▪ The importance and complexity of financial matters have caused special procedures to be evolved to deal with them.
▪ Similarly the redundancy package was geared to match the relocation package so that staff would not base their decision on financial matters.
▪ Efficiency could vary from doing the most basic task well to decision making on complicated financial matters.
▪ The company also said its chief financial officer and chief operating officer were leaving for personal reasons.
▪ He succeeds the acting chief financial officer, Raymond R.. Monteleone.
▪ If dividends are insignificant as Modigliani and Miller have suggested, then this requires that corporate financial officers act irrationally.
▪ And Karen, the controller living in fear of the cost-cutting chief financial officer?
▪ Mr Bradley, 47 years old, will also continue to serve as chief financial officer.
▪ David McNutt, the No. 2 financial officer.
▪ He replaces Victor Menezes, 46, who took over for Steffen as chief financial officer last month.
▪ The group, which includes about 600 financial planners from around the country, contends the confusion is not accidental.
▪ Question: In this volatile market, what questions should I ask a financial planner I am considering using?
▪ Many financial planners will help you shop for insurance.
▪ But a person should consult with more than financial planners.
▪ He will continue to work as a financial planner for Denver stock broker Dain Bosworth while he tries to make the team.
▪ After we get the right financial planner working for us, we can put a comprehensive plan together.
▪ However, the recent lunar eclipse and Mercury in retrograde motion signify the financial position is much too uncertain.
▪ In this precarious financial position, the party can hardly afford the restrictions on its fund-raising recently decreed by President Clinton.
▪ The new government immediately announced a rigorous cost-cutting programme, claiming that the financial position was catastrophic.
▪ A strike of limited duration can improve a firm's financial position by saving on wages.
▪ Summary of current applications and financial position Paper E 11.
▪ What's our current financial position like? 3.
▪ None of these is relevant to an appraisal of the company's financial position.
▪ Leaders of the consortium are preparing for discussions with three potential partners in an effort to secure the colliery's financial position.
▪ Increasing financial pressures also require personal injury practices to refine their economic assumptions.
▪ The problem worsens with the relentless financial pressures for immediate performance in the short run.
▪ This would bring financial pressure to bear on his friends and family, and besides it was profitable.
▪ The state should plan the growth of the economy and not be constrained by artificial financial pressures.
▪ PacTel said competition, not the spin-off, has caused financial pressures.
▪ The financial pressure will simply find another way in which to express itself.
▪ The survey suggests that all of this competitive fervor is taking a toll, and that financial pressures are paramount.
▪ We appreciate, too, that the Club has its own financial problems.
▪ Many grandparents have their own health and financial problems.
▪ Axe hacks' snacks One hard-pressed organisation seems determined to keep up its standards despite its financial problems in these hard times.
▪ Healdsburg General is the county's fifth small hospital to suffer financial problems in recent years.
▪ The introduction of higher fees in 1956 did not solve the District's financial problems, only make them manageable.
▪ Beyond the financial problems, there is new concern that historically tolerant California is developing a culture sharply divided along racial lines.
▪ It has been claimed that Mr Gooderham may have had financial problems.
▪ Daley was free of financial problems, to pursue power.
▪ Prizes will be in the form of gifts or vouchers - there will not be any direct financial rewards.
▪ In both companies the salespeople were commissioned; hence, their financial rewards were determined primarily by companywide compensation policies.
▪ It was filthy work, but full of atavistic excitement and the promise of financial reward.
▪ Not just the obvious problem: preoccupation with the financial rewards to the neglect of your research.
▪ King James offered financial rewards to persuade people to plant mulberries to feed his imported silkworms.
▪ The hopes of financial reward turn to fear of disaster.
▪ Proper financial reward should go to those who undertake this important task.
▪ Yet for many employment offers social satisfaction as great or greater than the financial reward.
▪ Michael Joyce had not suffered financial ruin by his second emigration.
▪ A 35-year-old lawyer faces financial ruin resulting from a serious mental illness.
▪ Pleas that the couple and their two young children will be homeless and facing financial ruin have fallen on deaf ears.
▪ Much of the plains' cattle industry was in financial ruin.
▪ The small businesses facing financial ruin.
▪ Milk contaminated Scientists are stepping up tests to find the source of dioxin contamination which has brought financial ruin to two farmers.
▪ It would spell financial ruin and possibly the end.
▪ In this golden period Tank also sold Peron on nuclear ideas and brought even greater financial ruin as a result.
▪ Melancia, who had been appointed to the post in mid-1987, had been implicated in a financial scandal in February 1990.
▪ His wife did not help, with her loquacity and her relatives' involvement in major financial scandals.
▪ But the succession of financial scandals involving the president in recent months has discredited the office of president.
▪ But he was also involved in a high-profile financial scandal and a messy divorce.
▪ At the same time, two financial scandals have damaged the government's credibility.
▪ Yet the world's leading democracies are all mired in financial scandals.
▪ That post bellum decade was ushered in by financial scandals, bank panics and a restructuring of the financial system.
▪ Recent financial scandals involving the use of tax havens have also led to calls for anti-tax haven legislation.
▪ Since the end of the cold war the efforts of Washington have been devoted to satisfying the needs of the financial sector.
▪ Most of the damage was again done in the financial sector, where worries about scandals and the recession abound.
▪ Third, the market - and especially the financial sector - is becoming increasingly global in nature.
▪ The financial sector prepared itself for full deregulation and open competition with foreign institutions.
▪ In the first six weeks of this year, 10,500 redundancies were announced in the United Kingdom financial sector.
▪ The service sector - the financial sector which produces nothing - needs inflation.
▪ A currency union can not exist without perfect capital mobility across the union and a fully integrated financial sector.
▪ We like to know that we have financial security, family security and health security.
▪ He gave both financial security, signing Johnson to a four-year deal and Elliott to a six-year contract.
▪ A marriage begun without financial security looks hazardous to the poet, let alone where the man seems cunning and manipulative.
▪ What kind of financial security could he offer?
▪ But it could mean the difference between financial security and financial disaster for you and your family should a serious accident strike.
▪ He was seeking financial security for Connie and the family, but he was seeking so much more.
▪ In his diaries he looks forward to future success, but it was his artistic success that he sought before financial security.
▪ They wanted financial security for themselves and for the people they loved.
▪ However, the reluctance of the financial services divisions of banks and building societies to join the new body is causing concern.
▪ Mira painfully remembers the time he told a stupid joke before a large financial services company.
▪ A little later, when bankers tried to become retailers of financial services, they raided consumer-goods marketeers.
▪ Co. for $ 2. 72 billion as it ends its money-losing foray into financial services.
▪ Such a crisis, in my judgment, is now approaching those parts of the financial services industry that market credit.
▪ The company will face stiff competition from financial service and technology companies in the growing field of electronic commerce.
▪ A third problem is how the factors slot into the broader range of financial services provided by the banks.
▪ Specialist Countertrade dealers operate as part of the City of London financial services range.
▪ Mr Davies, in his letter to staff, says the council is facing a serious financial situation.
▪ Hashimoto said he would continue to provide information about the financial situation of the housing lenders.
▪ Both trying to buy and trying to sell a property can have fundamental implications for most people's financial situation.
▪ Although my tuition skyrocketed in Miami, our financial situation improved.
▪ This it at once began to use to hamper the government's efforts to cope with the desperate financial situation.
▪ What impact would it have on the financial situation of families?
▪ Your financial situation can improve, but you may have to wait until next year before you are entirely out of the woods.
▪ It would be necessary to make full disclosure of the arrangement in the financial statements.
▪ In this chapter we have seen the three major categories of financial statements.
▪ The gain or loss should be recognised in the consolidated financial statements.
▪ Museum financial statements show admissions have increased slightly since 1990, and memberships have increased slowly during the same period.
▪ The scope of s 251 relating to summary financial statements is also extended.
▪ Iiinally, in the sixth and final step, financial statements will be developed for the period ending June 30.
▪ In the 1990/91 accounts, the indicators are clearly not part of the audited financial statements and have not been audited.
▪ In so far as this summary financial statement summarises the information in the annual accounts, those accounts have been audited.
▪ The aim of business strategies is competitive success for financial success.
▪ What we worship these days is financial success, as though it automatically confers high principles and admirable character.
▪ The editorial excellence of their newspaper is founded on its financial success - and this is not assured.
▪ He has already achieved a high measure of financial success.
▪ Perhaps the school was not the financial success that everyone seemed to think.
▪ She was obsessed with getting her barrel back; it was, she felt, the key to financial success.
▪ This passage shows Leapor enthusiastic about the prospect of financial success while she is critical of certain attitudes toward money.
▪ A pyramid scheme creates the illusion of financial success by paying off early investors with funds provided by later investors.
▪ We would also appreciate any financial support you may give - nomatterhow small!
▪ But without the financial support from her in-laws it was difficult to continue, so she returned home without completing the program.
▪ But it needs complementary mechanisms for counselling, transmission of experience, management expertise, financial support, upskilling programmes.
▪ The wealthy Bombay and Ahmedabad magnates thereupon withdrew their financial support of the ashram.
▪ The family may need help with financial support and with clear dietary guidelines.
▪ Bankers say their concerns might be eased if they knew how much government financial support the farmers could count on.
▪ This survey has been unusually successful in attracting financial support from a very wide range of sources.
▪ At issue in the Gingrich case is a college course he taught from 1993-95 with financial support from a nonprofit foundation.
▪ Those loans are the focal point of the bad-debt crisis plaguing the financial system and weighing down the economy.
▪ Elsewhere in the financial system, the creaking noises are getting louder.
▪ The demand for particular assets depends not only on their characteristics but also on the institutional make-up of the financial system.
▪ Thus the euro-currency markets have affected virtually every aspect of the world's financial system and institutions.
▪ At the international level Aglietta argues that the principal mechanism regulating the economic relations between national states is the international financial system.
▪ In Chapter 1 we said that it was the job of a financial system to channel funds from surplus to deficit sectors.
▪ Important families grew out of brewing, for example, linking agricultural production to the financial system which channelled the profits.
▪ Defence is now allowed to carry forward a percentage of its vote into the next financial year.
▪ My Department is providing £200,000 this financial year to motor projects dealing with young offenders, thereby keeping them out of custody.
▪ As a beneficiary of this body it received £140,000 this financial year.
▪ A survey by Director magazine shows that 337 bosses were prosecuted in the last financial year.
▪ It brings funding for this financial year to A$59 million.
▪ The allocation for London in the current financial year 1991-92 has been cut by a further 8 percent.
▪ PEPs, which have a £6,000 investment limit each financial year, are free of income and capital gains tax.
▪ In general they seek provision for the forthcoming financial year.
PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES
▪ Again, professional financial advice on the advantages and disadvantages of this form of borrowing seems a sensible precaution against financial embarrassment.
▪ As a rule, financial embarrassment leaves most of us with no choice but to run with the crowd.
▪ Even before the war, the Vatican found itself in constant financial embarrassment.
▪ In July 1627 Buckingham embarked upon his ill-fated expedition, which still further increased Charles I's financial embarrassments.
in general/practical/financial etc terms
▪ A joint communiqué issued after the meetings was couched in general terms and did not refer to the cessation of hostilities.
▪ I can understand why the whole phlogiston business would have been thought less than important in practical terms.
▪ Rather than talking in general terms about the desirability of renewal, he began to talk in concrete terms of a timetable.
▪ These will be stated in general terms for the whole allocation.
▪ They are, in practical terms, the experts.
▪ They do not have the ego-satisfaction of having thought up a brand new idea but in practical terms they do well.
▪ Those aspects of the business not capable of being expressed in financial terms may have an important effect on its success.
▪ Yet in intellectual and to some extent in practical terms her attitudes were overwhelmingly conservative.
EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES
▪ A baby would be a heavy financial burden.
▪ Buyers need a financial incentive to choose more efficient cars.
▪ He developed computer software to handle complicated financial transactions.
▪ He failed to get financial support from his employers.
▪ I'll have to speak to my financial advisors before I can give you an answer.
▪ Joan has a lot of financial problems at the moment.
▪ Many libraries have found that their financial resources are stretched to the limit.
▪ Mexico's financial difficulties increased rather than diminished.
▪ Norton have announced profits of £3.5 million for the financial year 2000-01.
▪ Revelations about his financial dealings could change his election prospects dramatically.
▪ The accounts show that the school's financial position is very healthy.
▪ The amount of financial aid offered has become more central to students' decisions about which school to attend.
▪ There is a possibility of a full-scale financial crisis, like the great crash of 1929.
▪ Wall Street is the financial center of the US.
EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS
▪ BMWhas now given Phoenix access to Rover's financial records, but it remains sceptical about the consortium's finances.
▪ Further speculation centred on the financial state of the main Maxwell companies.
▪ He succeeds the acting chief financial officer, Raymond R.. Monteleone.
▪ He will continue to work as a financial planner for Denver stock broker Dain Bosworth while he tries to make the team.
▪ Some assets, such as money lent at call to other financial institutions, are highly liquid.
▪ The financial and business exemptions applying to enterprise zones in 1980 were rather eclectic.
▪ Today it prospers and because of the financial independence that business brings, the Johnsons' dreams are coming true.