Canadian Agencies

Business / Finance / Canadian Agencies: Refers to over-the-counter trading. 'I have a buyer who will pay for the stock'. Uusually a standard markdown (1/8) from is applied to this price in bidding the seller for its stock. Antithesis of cost me.

Federal Credit Agencies

Business / Finance / Federal Credit Agencies: A federal agency chartered in 1988 to provide a secondary market for farm mortgage loans. MORE

Canadian Whiskey

Entertainment / Liquor / Canadian Whiskey: Like American whiskeys, Canadian whiskey is made primarily from corn, rye, and malted barley, and is distilled by a process similar to that used in making bourbon, except that a sweet mash is used. Li MORE

Non-Sectarian Agencies

Life Style / Adoption / Non-Sectarian Agencies: Any agency that does not have any religious requirements for its clients. MORE

Private Adoption Agencies

Life Style / Adoption / Private Adoption Agencies: Non-governmental agencies licensed by the state to provide adoption services, primarily dealing with infant adoptions. MORE

Public Adoption Agencies

Life Style / Adoption / Public Adoption Agencies: Governmental adoption agency or social services department providing adoption services, primarily dealing with older children in foster care. MORE

Canadian Wheat Board (CWB)

Business / Agriculture / Canadian Wheat Board (CWB): A quasi-governmental self-financed agency, established in 1935, that markets Canadian wheat, oats, and barley on behalf of producers. Commercial grain is put into annual marketing pools by grade, with MORE