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recoup (something) from (someone or something)

To recover, regain, or restore something from someone or something. You'll have to pay for everything out of pocket, but you can recoup it all from HR after you're back from the trip. The meeting was full of angry shareholders looking to recoup their investments from the foundering tech company.
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recover from (someone or something)

1. To return to good health after some illness or injury. Often used in the continuous tense to indicate an ongoing recovery. My brother is still recovering from malaria after coming back from his trip to Kenya. I'm still recovering from a broken ankle, so I'm afraid I won't be coming on the ski trip in December.
2. To return to stable, competitive, or composed position or status after some difficult, troublesome, or threatening situation. Things are better on the whole, but many businesses haven't yet recovered from the economic crisis. The team managed to recover from a disastrous start to the game, and they're now in a position where they could possibly win the whole thing. Georgina always finds it hard to recover from her in-laws' visits.
3. To get something back that had been taken or possessed by someone or something. In this usage, a noun or pronoun is used between "recover" and "from." I haven't been able to recover my money from the company I invested in yet. They recovered the ball from the other team within range of a field goal.
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recuperate from (someone or something)

1. To return to good health after some illness or injury. Often used in the continuous tense to indicate an ongoing recovery. My brother is still recuperating from malaria after coming back from his trip to Kenya. I'm still recuperating from a broken ankle, so I'm afraid I won't be coming on the ski trip in December.
2. To return to stable or composed position, status, or mindset after some difficult, troublesome, or threatening situation. Things are better on the whole, but many businesses haven't yet recuperated from the economic crisis. It will take me a day or two to recuperate from that visit from my in-laws.
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* Have the opportunity at least once each quarter to transfer out of the default investment into other investments without penalty.
The default investments must be one of those described.
Investments will center around industrial development here (US) and in emerging markets (China), while India and Asia mature as the next growth markets.
For example, interest on borrowings to support investments in common shares of most companies would likely be disallowed, much to the surprise of most Canadian shareholders.
With whole life, policyholders don't direct where the money goes; the insurer chooses the stock investments. Hunt says his firm invests 85% of the premiums into fixed-income options and 15% into real estate, stocks, and other areas.
Investment recovery (IR) professionals are charged with the challenging responsibility of managing the rocky landscape of surplus assets to maximize value and reduce risk and liability for the company disposing of these assets.
Early-stage investments, moreover, account for just 16 percent of money invested today, compared with 37 percent in 1995.
The practice aid also includes the following Appendixes: Appendix 1: Example Confirmation for Alternative Investments; and Appendix 2: Illustrative Examples of Due Diligence, Ongoing Monitoring and Financial Reporting Controls.
Hedge funds generally seek to deliver absolute returns under all market conditions, making them particularly attractive in a sluggish global investment climate.
In addition to acting in the sole interest of plan participants and their beneficiaries, fiduciaries must carry out their duties prudently; follow the plan documents; diversify plan investments; and pay only reasonable plan expenses.
Martin said MBI is different from the concept of socially responsible investment or ethical investment, which merely screens out investments.
In the United States alone, the top 1,000 pension plans counted $4.8 trillion in assets in 2001, placing retirement funds third (after commercial banks and mutual funds) in terms of capital available for investment. And since pension plans are composed primarily of small investments from employees and union members, these assets are distributed among a vast number of participants.
The Federal Reserve Board, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency on January 8, 2002, announced the adoption of final rules governing the regulatory capital treatment of equity investments in nonfinancial companies held by banks, bank holding companies, and financial holding companies.
Second, investigators need evidence that promoters have been involved in these types of investments in the past and have lost money belonging to other individuals.
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