The study also showed that fully three-fourths of all short-term cash and marketable securities allocations were to AAA-rated credits, while 10 to 15 percent were invested in AA-rated credits.
National City's Stine agrees that high quality still dominates, adding that very few managers are willing to materially increase the risk or decrease the liquidity of their short-term investments.
In terms of providers, the Greenwich study revealed that 83 percent of companies surveyed indicated that they use their cash management providers for short-term investments, and that on average, respondents used more than one provider.
But it would be accelerated in no small degree by the creation of a broad, liquid market in European short-term
Short-term objectives may also serve needs that indirectly relate to the subject case.
This assessment includes aspects both internal and external to the case, delineation of roles and functions of each member of the defense team, cost and fee projections, short-term objectives, progress milestones, and evaluation of resources.
In both cases, the market was looking for more than just short-term (or in these examples, even medium-term) EPS growth.
Executives who avoid the short-term trap start with a well-grounded view of what really drives long-term value growth--increasing the company's short- and long-term performance potential.
For example, instead of setting performance goals in line with short-term EPS targets, managers should set goals based on a longer-range value growth ambition, such as doubling the value of the company within four or five years.
Short-term health insurance plans are not guaranteed to be renewable, and the eHealth report found that more than nine in ten (94%) short-term health insurance policies had a maximum duration of six months (180 to 185 days).
The goal of eHealth's Cost & Benefits of Short-Term Health Insurance report is to provide a perspective on cost and benefit trends in the short-term health insurance market, based on an analysis of a geographically distributed sample of short-term medical insurance policies.
has been publishing Cost and Benefits reports on individual and family major medical plans since 2001, and on short-term health insurance plans since 2012.