maturity index

maturity index

[mə′chu̇r·əd·ē ‚in‚deks]
(geology)
A measure of the progress of a clastic sediment in the direction of chemical or mineralogic stability; for example, a high ratio of quartz + cherts to feldspar + rock fragments indicates a highly mature sediment.
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The CMF is based on the Interest Rate Swap Index Average (IRSIA) and accurately tracks the interest rate exposure at each point on the yield curve by removing the expiry date and marking the contract to market against an IRSIA Constant Maturity Index on a daily basis.
16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Global B2B agency Stein IAS, together with Oracle Marketing Cloud, has launched the Digital Marketing Maturity Index (DMMI), a worldwide study designed to assess the digital marketing maturity of the business marketing community.
The Clinical Digital Maturity Index (CDMI) provides a complete picture of the clinical information systems in use at every English acute trust.
Participants discussed a number of pilot initiatives to be launched at the Summit, with a possible launch of the Government Electronic and Mobile Services (GEMS) Maturity Index.
Aon categorized the companies into its Risk Maturity Index, where they were rated on a scale of 1-5.
Rockwell Automation today announced the Safety Maturity Index (SMI) tool, a self-guided assessment that gives manufacturers visibility into the effectiveness of their safety programmes and the ability to optimise plant performance.
But according to the Aon Risk Maturity Index, which was developed by insurer Aon in partnership with the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, companies with the highest level of risk maturity (a measure that gauges the development of an organization's risk strategy and framework) experience 50% lower stock price volatility than their less-developed counterparts.
Abstract--We build on recent efforts to standardize maturation staging methods through the development of a field-proof macroscopic ovarian maturity index for Haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus) for studies on diel spawning periodicity.
The UAE has moved up six places in just five years to come in 20th in the 2012 M&A Maturity Index.
3 billion global insurance broker and risk consulting company, has come up with a proprietary Risk Maturity Index that it says can help its clients analyze, measure and improve their risk management performance.
To more reliably assure flavor quality, researchers from various countries including New Zealand have proposed, in addition to the harvest maturity index, the use of dry matter concentrations as a voluntary quality index, which would be measured at harvest and/or shipment to market.