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Peter A Roberts, John D Finnerty: Method and apparatus for funding a future liability of uncertain cost. College Savings Bank, Laurence S Rogers, Jeffrey H Ingerman, June 21, 1988: US04752877 (341 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are provided to fund a certain future liability of uncertain value and thereby defease fully its future cost. The method is an insurance investment plan which can be implemented using a floating rate zero coupon note obligation the interest rate on which varies automatically w ...


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Peter A Roberts: Methods and apparatus for funding future liability of uncertain cost. Laurence S Rogers, Jeffrey H Ingerman, February 10, 1987: US04642768 (204 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for funding a future liability by means of an insurance investment program. The system estimates the expected cost of the liability when the liability is expected to occur and computes the present value of each unit of insurance needed to yield that expected cost at maturity. T ...


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Peter A Roberts, Hamish W M Norton, John D Finnerty: Methods and apparatus for restructuring debt obligations. Lazard Freres & Co, Laurence S Rogers, Jeffrey H Ingerman, April 19, 1988: US04739478 (186 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for restructuring one or more debt obligations issued in the form of interest-bearing bonds into a serial issue of zero coupon bonds. The data processing system evaluates the cash flows and present value of an existing bond, then creates a serial issue of zero coupon bonds whic ...


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Peter A Roberts: Methods and apparatus for funding future liability of uncertain cost. College Savings Bank, Laurence S Rogers, Jeffrey H Ingerman, January 26, 1988: US04722055 (174 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for funding a future liability by means of an insurance investment program. The system estimates the expected cost of the liability when the liability is expected to occur and computes the present value of each unit of insurance needed to yield that expected cost at maturity. T ...


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Peter A Roberts, John D Finnerty: Method and apparatus for insuring the funding of a future liability of uncertain cost. College Savings Bank, Laurence S Rogers, Jeffrey H Ingerman, June 13, 1989: US04839804 (148 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are provided to insure a means of purchasing a floating rate zero coupon note that is designed to fund a certain future liability of uncertain value and thereby defease fully its future cost. The method is a one-year renewable term insurance program that fully funds the purcha ...


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Peter A Roberts, Hamish W M Norton, John D Finnerty: Methods and apparatus for restructuring debt obligations. Lazard Freres & Co, Laurence S Rogers, Jeffrey H Ingerman, March 3, 1987: US04648038 (83 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for restructuring one or more debt obligations issued in the form of interest-bearing bonds into a serial issue of zero coupon bonds. The data processing system evaluates the cash flows and present value of an existing bond, then creates a serial issue of zero coupon bonds whic ...


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Kevin G Hayes, Peter A Roberts: Ceramic process. PolyCeramics, Howard J Greenwald, March 22, 1994: US05296180 (42 worldwide citation)

A process for preparing a hollow, porous ceramic material is provided. In the first step of the process, a substrate which will burn out (vaporize) at a temperature of 1,100 degrees Fahrenheit (and which, preferably, is carbonaceous) is provided. This substrate is coated with a mixture of gluten, ce ...


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Peter A Roberts: Building blocks forming hexagonal and pentagonal building units for modular structures. PolyCeramics, Howard J Greenwald, October 1, 1996: US05560151 (27 worldwide citation)

A building structure which contains a hexagonal building unit and a pentagonal building unit joined together by a plug. There are six triangularly-shaped building blocks in the hexagonal unit, and the base angles of these building blocks is from about 60.6 to about 60.8 degrees. There are five trian ...


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Kevin G Hayes, Peter A Roberts, Frank R Spitulnik: Process for producing a ceramic body. PolyCeramics, Howard J Greenwald, January 6, 1998: US05705118 (27 worldwide citation)

A process for preparing a ceramic body in which a ceramic mixture is formed into a green body and thereafter fired. The ceramic mixture is prepared by mixing at least about 40 weight percent of ceramic material and less than about 60 weight percent of gluten with water. At least about 90 weight perc ...


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Kevin G Hayes, Peter A Roberts: Ceramic filter process. PolyCeramics, Howard J Greenwald, March 29, 1994: US05298205 (23 worldwide citation)

A process for preparing a porous ceramic material, is disclosed. The process uses an organic sponge material, and a ceramic slurry. The ceramic slurry contains liquid, gluten, and ceramic material.