window dressing


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window dressing

The trim, 2, usually of wood or stone, around a window.
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'It was a combination of early window dressing, and investors seeking refuge from regional markets ...
Spring is a really good time to consider how your window dressings look from the road.
"Philippine investors used the window dressing session and the US Consumer confidence data, which came at record high, despite tension, to help boost buying sentiment," said Luis Limlingan of Regina Capital.
"The bank has not entered into any transactions with the intent to do any window dressing of corporate accounts to conceal NPA status," Yes Bank said in response to a query by the National Stock Exchange if the bank had indulged in window dressing to hide bad loans.
Martin Smith, national officer of the GMB, said: "This is more window dressing by the Tories.
Blinds, shades, shutters, and curtains are some of the common window dressing products.
Window dressing refers to the practice whereby managers of non-transparent pools of investment capital such as traditional mutual funds or hedge funds will make changes to their portfolio just in time for the quarterly disclosure of holdings.
The Bank for International Settlements has said that global banks have resorted to window dressing to present an improved picture of their finances.
Prominently positioned at the event's entrance, the three regional finalists of the window dressing competition were on display for all to see.
I for one do not find the window dressing in any way offensive, in fact, it gives me great delight whenever I walk past it.
Canal by Kieran Robinson (kieran1388) Window dressing by Trilby Spats Digbeth graffiti, by Rebecca Wright (RAW.images) Mango, by Stuart Chard Every week, we're turning over a page of the Birmingham Post to celebrate the best photos taken by our readers who become members of our group on Flickr, the popular photo-sharing website.
My view is this is a window dressing exercise and the people of Ruthin deserve better."