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harbinger of things to come

 and portent of things to come; sign of things to come
a sample of the events that are to occur in the future. The first cuts in our budget are a harbinger of things to come. Today's visit from the auditors is a portent of things to come.
See also: come, of, thing
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The different categories of sub-lists in which Harbinger has received recognition are:
Harbinger Class PE Holdings Trust; Harbinger Class LS Holdings II, Ltd.
In 2008, when Harbinger was making a run at controlling the company, it was given two seats on The Times Co.
In response to the suit, Harbinger said in a statement, that "it was regrettable that NACCO resorted to litigation in an apparent attempt to deprive Applica shareholders of the full value of the transaction with Harbinger Capital Partners.
Raptivity has changed the face of e-Learning in these five years," said Vikas Joshi, chairman and managing director of Harbinger Group, the parent company of Harbinger Knowledge Products.
Harbinger is a customer-centric, technology-focused company that thrives on learning and applying next generation technologies quickly and effectively.
As part of this arrangement, a Harbinger affiliated fund is financing up to an additional $8 million of the Trust's operating expenses that the Trust may use to pursue the Trust's claims.
Harbinger won with some comfort by 11 lengths, or about 16lb.
Harbinger Knowledge Products and Harbinger Systems today announced that they have been named to Deloitte Technology's 2009 Fast 500 Asia Pacific list, a prestigious ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in the Asia Pacific region.
8220;We are pleased to be honored in this elite listing for the second year in a row,” says Swati Ketkar, Executive Director, Harbinger Systems.
The Harbinger proposal contemplates that, upon consummation of the transaction, HRG will hold at least a majority of the SPB common stock outstanding.
But one local company, Harbinger Knowledge Products, has actually enjoyed sharp growth despite the strong economic headwinds.
com)-- Harbinger Knowledge Products, a global leader in interactive eLearning, presentation and website software, announced today that its Raptivity software has been enhanced to enable instructional designers, course creators and corporate trainers to easily create and present interactive course material to students with the new Apple iPad.
NEW YORK, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Philip Falcone, Chief Executive Officer of Harbinger Capital Partners (HCP) today released the following statement addressing the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) broadband policies:
NEW YORK -- Harbinger Capital Partners[R] Funds commented on today's announcement by Calpine Corporation (NYSE:CPN) that it filed an amendment to its Form S-3 Registration Statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission.