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 (pûr′shĭng, -zhĭng), John Joseph Known as "Black Jack." 1860-1948.
American general who commanded the American Expeditionary Force in Europe during World War I.


(Biography) John Joseph, nickname Black Jack. 1860–1948, US general. He was commander in chief of the American Expeditionary Force in Europe (1917–19)


(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a US ballistic missile capable of carrying a nuclear or conventional warhead


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John Joseph ( “Blackjack” ), 1860–1948, U.S. general in World War I.
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The hedge fund industry is evolving rapidly, and as a key service provider to fund managers we continue to evolve as well," said Gerry Tamburro, managing director, Pershing Prime Services.
Pershing recently added a number of enhanced tools, including text and voice analytics, to improve client service.
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The licence would enable Pershing to expand the financial services outsourcing solutions that it offers to financial organizations in Singapore.
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The taxpayer received a 1099-R for 1998 from Pershing in the amount of $40,000; he did not report the amount on his 1998 tax return.
As if to prove this point, the transformed Pershing Square, the traditional civic space of Downtown Los Angeles, was opened with enthusiastic celebrations on February 6, only 20 days after the devastating earthquake that measured 8.
The movement towards dually registered and independent registered investment advisors cannot be ignored by broker/dealer firms," said Mark Tibergien, CEO of Pershing Advisor Solutions LLC.
Pershing plans to add more recordkeepers and third-party model providers to the platform in the future.
Ackman, CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management said, "In advance of today's analyst day, Herbalife promised to provide a detailed refutation of each of the facts that we enumerated in our December 20th presentation.
Now with the launch of our Pershing Canada affiliate, we can provide a full array of custody, clearing and execution services to the Canadian investment community," said Frank LaSalla, CEO of Pershing Securities Canada Limited, and Managing Director at Pershing.