Stockholm-based love

Stockholm-based

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An argument according to which belief in God is rational whether or not God exists, since falsely believing that God exists leads to no harm whereas falsely believing that God does not exist may lead to eternal damnation.

Etymologies

After Blaise Pascal.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • After AAR won a court injunction blocking the deal Feb. 1, the dispute was referred to the Stockholm-based independent panel of arbiters who late last month upheld the freeze.

    BP Dealt a Setback in Rosneft Deal

  • The Source H & M Goes Virtual to Beat Drought The Stockholm-based retailer said earnings in the quarter ended Aug. 31 rose to 4.24 billion kronor ($627.5 million) from 3.46 billion kronor a year earlier.

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  • The Stockholm-based telecom equipment maker didn't make an offer on a contract with Indian state-run telecom operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd., or BSNL.

    Ericsson Declines to Bid for BSNL Contract

  • The acquisition of Lincoln will give the Stockholm-based company a larger presence in lubrication tools, adding almost $400 million in annual sales and a foothold on the North American lubricants market, SKF said.

    Sweden's SKF to Buy Lincoln Industrial

  • The Stockholm-based lender said net profit for the quarter was 2.59 billion Swedish krona ($389 million) compared with a 3.34 billion krona net loss a year earlier.

    Swedbank Swings to Profit

  • The Stockholm-based lender said loan-loss provisions fell to € 207 million from € 358 million as both Danish and Baltic operations saw improving credit quality.

    Nordea Profit Rises as Loan Losses Decline

  • Stockholm-based Nordic Airways launched commercial flights to Baghdad from Copenhagen, Denmark, in January 2009 but its operating license was revoked later that month.

    Aigle Azur, French Airline, Lands First Flight To Baghdad

  • And now when the claims are up, it takes the edge off the strong U.S. macro story, said Esbjörn Lundevall , Stockholm-based equity analyst at SEB Private Banking.

    Tesco Weighs on European Stocks

  • Nordea Eiendomskreditt AS, a unit of Stockholm-based Nordea Bank AB, sold $1 billion of U.S. dollar-denominated five-year covered bonds last Thursday, for example, and the bonds have weakened since they priced.

    Covered Bonds Take Cover

  • Since Stockholm-based Spotify is opening its app platform to any developer, much as Apple does for its iPhone app store, more functions are likely to arrive soon.

    Spotify to Offer Apps, Open Platform to Developers

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