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REGULAR SETTLEMENT Definition
REGULAR SETTLEMENT is 1) For short-term or U.S. Treasury securities, the settlement, or payment and delivery, is the next business day after the trade date. 2) For corporate notes, bonds and municipal securities, settlement is in five business days. 3) For mortgage-backed securities, settlement is after the 15th of the month. 4) For Eurodollar Certificates of Deposit, settlement is two business days after the trade date. Also known as "Regular Way.'
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SUSTAINABLE COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE (SCA) is the realization of long-term benefits of implementing unique core strategies that create value. The sustainable advantage over competitors is due to their inability to duplicate the benefits of the strategies implemented.
MATERIAL WEAKNESS is a condition that could potentially result in the material misstatement of the financial statements.