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The exact asset allocation you go for will depend on your circumstances. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Second, getting your international asset allocation right is important. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Those considering their next move should review their portfolio, he says, to ensure their asset allocation remains consistent with the risk they are willing to take. Times, Sunday Times (2016)About the allocation of limited resources between competing priorities. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He added that allocations for individual forces had not yet been set. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Slovakia will also release tickets this month under the allocation system. Times, Sunday Times (2011)You also need to work out how balanced your portfolio is compared with typical asset allocation models. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Over time the resource allocation profile becomes painfully skewed to the right. LIVING ON THE FAULT LINE, REVISED EDITION (2002)London regarding ticket processing and allocation as they will be unable to help. The Sun (2015)All choices are constrained choices reflecting differential bargaining power and position in relation to bureaucratic allocation systems. Home-ownership - differentiation and fragmentation (1990)Does the asset allocation still suit their requirements? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Another aspect of the problem is the allocation of time. THE 22 IMMUTABLE LAWS OF MARKETING (1993)But at the heart of risk management is the efficient allocation of limited resources to address uncertain outcomes. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He gave a public undertaking on the integrity of the allocation system and the buck stops with him. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The reality appears very different with a funding allocation process that is entirely opaque and hidden from public scrutiny. Times, Sunday Times (2011)That probably explained why the Chelsea fans had not taken up their full ticket allocation. The Sun (2012)In the process for the allocation of the European. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The app works with promoters, booking agents and managers to secure an allocation of tickets. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The second part of figure 2.3 shows the ideal resource allocation profile. LIVING ON THE FAULT LINE, REVISED EDITION (2002)Although the moon had risen, there was no time for the allocation of precise local objectives. Times, Sunday Times (2015)These can be useful if you have only a small portfolio or don't want to worry about asset allocation yourself. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It is also within its rights to deduct unpaid diplomatic traffic fines from its foreign aid allocations, as it did last year. Times, Sunday Times (2006)My argument on share allocation was that we had to persuade the 13,000 employees who did not invest in the beginning to join the family. Sharing the Success - the story of NFC (1990)The allocation process was designed for the Olympic committee, not the people. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The issues are presented in Table 9.2 in terms of the land allocation and land management issues identified. Rural Land-Use Planning in Developed Nations (1989)She said: 'I get the full allocation of housing credits and the full allowance of tax credits. The Sun (2015)I find cinema or tennis works for me, or holidays - always take your full allocation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It has asked the Government for a one million hectare allocation of land for palm oil and sugar cane production - and it will get it. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'allocation'
British English: allocation NOUN
An allocation is an amount of something, especially money, that is given to a particular person or used for a particular purpose.
…the allocation of public funds.
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