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fum

(jargon)
At Xerox PARC, often the third standard metasyntactic variable after foo and bar. baz is more common outside PARC.
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The Stable Outlook reflects Fitch's expectation that Man's business model is sufficiently diversified and its cost base sufficiently flexible to mitigate pressure on FUM margins and performance fees and to ensure that leverage will remain well within Fitch's tolerance range for Man's rating.
INVESTMENT managers Brewin Dolphin have announced they have passed the PS1bn milestone for funds under management (FUM) after a decade of growth and development.
In the past 10 years the investment management firm, which is located in Central Cardiff Enterprise Zone, has grown from a team of nine and PS187m of FUM to a workforce of 35 and PS1bn of FUM.
A few selections the Apple Tree Arts' Community Chorus will perform include "Hanerot Halalu,'' a song sung during the lighting of the Hanukkah menorah, accompanied by clarinetist Peter Murray, a student of longtime faculty member Paul Surapine's; "A Celtic Silent Night'' accompanied by violinist Jenny Brown; and "Fum, Fum, Fum,'' a traditional Catalan Christmas carol.
Std Trinity Mirror plc rules apply, see www.dailyrecord.co.uk/rules SP: J Media UK Ltd, SW4 7BX Helpline: 0844 800 1188 (local rate) TO ENTER Correctly answer this question for your chance to win: Complete this saying that the giant in Jack and the Beanstalk uses - Fee-fi-fo- (1) Bum (2) Fum (3) Hum CALL 0900 586 6731 and follow instructions (61p/min) OR TEXT the word DRCOMP4 followed by a space then your answer (1, 2 or 3), your name, full address including postcode and email address to 85858 (PS1.50/text)
The effects of diets (i.e., high fibre, HF and high concentrate, HC) supplemented with either fumaric acid (FUM; 8 mmol/L) or maleic acid (MAL; 8 mmol/L) and different plant oils (35.0 g/kg dry matter; sunflower, SO; rapeseed, RO; and linseed, LO) on rumen sheep fatty acids (FA) concentration and biohydrogenation (BH) in batch cultures were examined.
The teenagers have been learning their lines for weeks, and echoes of 'Fee Fi Fo Fum' have been rumbling through the college corridors.
First Uranium Corporation (TSX: FIU; JSE: FUM)(ISIN: CA33744R1029), a company focused on the development of its South African uranium and gold mines, has signed a binding letter of agreement with Gold One International Limited.
The flint heart of the story was a black flint charm made by the mystery man Fum for a Stone Age warrior named Phutt who wanted a hard heart and, wearing it, he took over as chief of the tribe and ruled with force and cruelty.
Pouilly Fum in particular was so named because the flinty soil produced a flavour in the wine, which is akin to gun flint.
Summary: Man Group ("Man") has announced funds under management (FUM) for the six month period to 30 September 2010 of $40.5 billion.