financial backing

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: backing - financial resources provided to make some project possiblefinancial backing - financial resources provided to make some project possible; "the foundation provided support for the experiment"
resource - available source of wealth; a new or reserve supply that can be drawn upon when needed
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As with any good corporate citizen, Atlas Copco supports local causes through contributions to the arts such as North Bay's Capitol Centre, and provides financial backing and volunteer spirit to the city's Heritage Festival and Kiwanis Music Festival.
"If we were in that position it would be easier for someone to come in and give us some sort of financial backing. A lot of it is in the players' hands."
Original financial backing came from Nike; chapters now rely on parents, who help with transportation and costuming, and corporate sponsors, who often provide practice space.
"They claim to have extensive financial backing, a history of ownership and possibly horses ready to be put in training.
Their boss, Attorney General Mark Pryor, had been elected the previous November with financial backing from the check-casher lobby, and he took no position on the bill.
PICK Systems was acquired in March by an investment group led by Figueroa, with financial backing by Astoria Capital and Devonshire Holdings.
I prayed that financial backing would be available, and it was.
Many argue that the current crisis should be allowed to run its course without support from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) or the bilateral financial backing of other nations.
The agency had initially been expected to approve up to $20 billion in financial backing of loans and product prices to reach its first milestone: the production of 500,000 barrels of crude-oil equivalent daily by 1987.
Hearn, who succeeded Sir Rodney Walker in December, has succeeded in attracting financial backing for each of the tournaments since then, with betting firms signing up to sponsor the Masters and Welsh Open.
To compete in the leading events in 2010, the UCI insist Astana must provide proof of their financial backing, something they expect to receive imminently.
New financial backing has made Neath's move from part-time to full-time possible.

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