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Quant

Mary. born 1934, British fashion designer, whose Chelsea Look of miniskirts and geometrically patterned fabrics dominated London fashion in the 1960s

quant

(QUANTitative analyst) A financial analyst who uses the computer and complex algorithms to develop derivatives and other intricate financial instruments. See quantitative.
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Quant herself argued it was these women who brought about the skirt's birth, saying in 2009: "I was making easy, youthful, simple clothes, in which you could move, in which you could run and jump and we would make them the length the customer wanted.
The exhibition starts in the post-World War II world of Quant's experimental first shop, Bazaar, in London in 1955, and shows how her designs ended up being produced for US chain stores and mail order companies.
This means that the assay meets WHO standards of quality, safety, performance and reliability, and allows global health organizations to consider the Aptima HIV-1 Quant Dx assay for public sector procurement in resource-limited settings.
Drogen formulated a session focusing on the quants and integrating their work into the PM's book.
The initial offering of the RBC Quant Global Real Estate Leaders ETF has now closed, and the ETF will begin trading today on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
Beane, memorably played by Brad Pitt in the movie adaptation of the book, is thought of as the first "quant" to run a baseball team.
This delivery, financial details of which were not available, also includes the Quant Flow integration platform and is being implemented in its entirety as a software service delivery.
Liechtenstein-based NanoFlowcell has launched an updated version of its electric sports-car concept called the Quant F, Leftlane News has reported.
Quant, now 80, said she "couldn't have imagined" 50 years ago that the skirt would become a staple of women's clothing but said: "It seemed then to be obvious and so right."
Nunzio La Vecchia, founder and head of development for the nanoFLOWCELL AG, said, 'In the coming months and years, we will work with our system development partner Bosch Engineering GmbH on further development and international homologation of the QUANT e-Sportlimousine.