PB

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AcronymDefinition
PBProblem
PBPeanut Butter
PBPushbutton
PBPlumbum (Latin for the metallic element lead)
PBPolished Brass
PBPackard Bell
PBPunkBuster (gaming anti-cheat project)
PBPoint-Blank
PBPlayboy (magazine)
PBPublications
PBPaperback (book edition)
PBPacific Beach (San Diego, California)
PBPersonal Best (athletic record)
PBPlayback
PBPlastic Bag (various companies)
PBPrison Break (TV Series)
PBPitney Bowes
PBParaíba (Brazilian state)
PBPowerBook (Macintosh)
PBPrincess Bubblegum (Adventure Time)
PBPowerbuilder (Sybase software development tool)
PBPeripheral Blood
PBPublic Bank
PBPhenobarbital (drug)
PBPlayed By (roleplay gaming)
PBPower Ball (lottery)
PBPhotobucket (online image hosting service)
PBPit Bull
PBPassed Ball (baseball)
PBPrivate Banking
PBPower Brakes
PBPacific Beach (California)
PBPandora's Box
PBPerformance-Based
PBPublic Broadcasting
PBPhotobook
PBPot Belly
PBPrimitive Baptist (religion)
PBPresident's Budget
PBPoint B
PBPetabyte (1,024 terabytes)
PBPanic Bar (various companies)
PBPaintbrush
PBPocket Book
PBPolybutylene
PBPaul's Boutique (UK)
PBPost Box
PBParts Breakdown
PBPersonal Business
PBPeroneus Brevis (muscle)
PBPotty Break
PBPresiding Bishop
PBPrussian Blue (ferric ferrocyanide antidote for Cs 137)
PBParticleboard
PBPrincess Bride
PBPush-button Switch
PBPrivate Business
PBPoor Bastard
PBPaint Ball
PBPage Break (proofreading; also HTML code)
PBPunch Brothers (band)
PBPanera Bread (restaurant)
PBProfessional Bookkeeper
PBPry Bar
PBPerformance Bond
PBPoints Behind (hockey)
PBPyridostigmine Bromide
PBPrivate Brand
PBPrinted Board
PBPatrol Boat
PBParker Brothers (game company)
PBPeptide Bond
PBParticle Beam
PBPenalty Box (hockey)
PBPayback Period
PBPublication Bias
PBProgram Block
PBPlate Block
PBParsons Brinckerhoff, Inc. (engineering firm)
PBPaddington Bear (children's storybook character)
PBProject Book
PBPull Box
PBProperty Bond (criminal justice)
PBPatrol Bomber (US aircraft designation of WW II)
PBProportional Band
PBPlat Book
PBPelvic Bone
PBPrime Broker
PBPreburner (US NASA)
PBPower Bomb (wrestling move)
PBPaddle Board
PBPhantom Brave (movie, gaming)
PBPage Buffer
PBProperty Book
PBProbasin
PBPalladium Books (gaming company)
PBProgram Baseline
PBPulsed Beam
PBPre-Briefed
PBPoor Bugger
PBPhonetically Balanced
PBPepsi Blue (soft drink)
PBProject-Blue (GMod gaming clan)
PBPoly-Butadiene
PBPool Bottom
PBPneumatic Brake
PBPlug Board
PBPublications Bulletin
PBPost Boost
PBPensions Board
PBPrimary Branch
PBPersonal Base (station)
PBProduct Baseline
PBPass Balanced (Front Page Sports Football '95 et al)
PBPreppy Boy
PBProbability of Bit Error
PBPlot Bunny (fan fiction)
PBPhoton Burst
PBPacket Bus
PBPulau Bintan (Indonesia)
PBProductive Burp (post surgery)
PBPax Britannia
PBProbability of Blocking (data transferring)
PBPark Bravo (Turkey)
PBPolar Ball (game)
PBPharmacopoeia Britannica
PBPhunky Bitch (women's group)
PBPersonal Barometer (domestic water consumption calculation application)
PBPrivately Baptised (genealogy)
PBPryidostigmine Bromide
PBPre-Blackout
PBPredicted and Bi-Directional
PBPerkins Bacon, Ltd. (stamp printers, Great Britain)
PBPhysical Inventory, Beginning
PBPrefered Bidder (OJEU tendering process)
PBPro Baddies (World of Warcraft gaming clan)
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Seibald, global co-head of Prime Brokerage Services, said, 'We are proud that we have again earned the Best North American Prime Broker Award from Hedgeweek and are grateful to Hedgeweek's readers for their continued support.
This is the fifth time that HFM has honored Pershing Prime Services with an award, and the second consecutive year that it has designated Pershing as the industry's most innovative prime broker.
More than half (55%) of those surveyed say their prime broker doesn't offer the appropriate technology to help raise capital for their firms, compared with 30% of the firms who say their prime broker provides this service.
Roger Denby-Jones, a former prime broker at Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS), has been hired by a group of traders of the bank who are planning to start their own hedge fund.
The jury is still out on whether this investment strategy will be successful and this, plus the HIRE Act, which allows tax authorities worldwide to hunt down and prosecute firms using synthetics to bypass withholding tax of US share dividends, may well dampen enthusiasm among prime brokers if they suspect the investment is purely for tax purposes.
Prime brokers leading the initiative and covering execution in the regional markets include Credit Suisse and UBS.
4 March 2013 -- Pershing LLC, a BNY Mellon (NYSE: BK) company, said its prime brokerage business received the Best North American Prime Broker Award at the 2013 Hedgeweek Global Awards ceremony in London.
Currently, the settlement of hedge funds' trades between their executing and prime brokers occurs as OTC transactions without any CCP guarantee.
CFH had formed a prime broker relationship with Jefferies earlier this year.
BNY Mellon works in partnership with its extensive network of prime brokers, so clients maintain their current prime broker relationship but have the added benefit of holding their assets with an independent third-party custodian.
Advanced Markets Limited, a prime of prime broker liquidity provider to retail FX brokers and institutions, has said that it has added UBS AG (NYSE: UBS) (ZHR: UBSN) (UBSN.