CHESS stands for Clearing House Electronic Sub-register System; it is the Australian Stock Exchange's computer-based share transaction and settlement system. It provides a central book-entry register using electronic transfer of share ownership - your holdings are recorded in a secure database. Instead of holding physical share certificates, you receive an easy-to-read holding statement, similar to a bank statement. You no longer have to send in your share certificates when you decide to sell. It does not cost to join CHESS. It is a safer way to transfer titles and settle transactions, it also means that you no longer risk losing certificates.
Clearing House Electronic Subregister System. Clearing House Electronic Subregister System, a system for recording shareholdings in companies listed on the Australian Stock Exchange without using script or share certificates.
The Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) system which electronically records the sale and purchase of registered shares. This allows for much faster and efficient transfer of ownership and settlement of shares than when it involved the transfer of paper share certificates.
Central Heating System Specifications guide. This provides guidance provides basic and best practice specifications for the components of domestic wet central heating systems critical to energy efficiency. CheSS is part of the Energy Saving Trust?s Energy Efficiency Best Practice for Homes programme.
Clearing House Electronic Subregister System. A mode of increasing share transaction efficiency, the system grants shareholders regular holding statements, in place of the traditional ‘share certificate’. CHESS is also the settlement facility for options.
CHILD: used for general stories about people twelve and under; JUVENILE is used where the legal aspect dominates. CHILD ABUSE$: crime word ... general discussion of CHILD ABUSE: crime word ... first story, arrest, verdict, sentence
Chess is a musical with lyrics by Tim Rice and music by BjÃ¶rn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson, formerly of ABBA. The story involves a romantic triangle between two players in a world chess championship, and a woman who manages one and falls in love with the other. Although the protagonists were not intended to represent any specific individuals, the charactersâ€™ personalities are loosely based on those of Victor Korchnoi and Bobby Fischer.
Chess is a Malayalam film directed by Raj Babu. Dileep plays the male protagonist and Bhavana is his heroine.The film also stars Ashish Vidyarthi,Jagathy Sreekumar,Harisree Ashokan, Vijayaraghavan etc.
Chess was a pioneering chess program from the 1970s, authored by Larry Atkin and David Slate at Northwestern University. Chess ran on Control Data Corporation's line of supercomputers. It dominated the first computer chess tournaments, such as the World Computer Chess Championship and ACM's North American Computer Chess Championship.
A game played on a chessboard, by two persons, with two differently colored sets of men, sixteen in each set. Each player has a king, a queen, two bishops, two knights, two castles or rooks, and eight pawns.
Chess is a recreational and competitive strategy game of skill for two players. Sometimes called Western Chess or International Chess to distinguish it from its predecessors and other chess variants, the current form of the game emerged in Southern Europe in the second half of the 15th century after evolving from similar, much older games of Asian origin. Today, chess is one of the world's most popular sports, played by an estimated 605 million people worldwide in clubs, online, by correspondence (mail and e-mail), in tournaments (amateur and professional) and informally.
Chess is a chess game for Mac OS X, and its progenitor, OPENSTEP, featuring a high quality graphical display and support for chess variants such as crazyhouse and suicide chess. Also included are different skins featuring metal, grass, marble and wood. It is bundled with the Mac OS X operating system and is also distributed as open source on the Apple website.
A species of brome grass (Bromus secalinus) which is a troublesome weed in wheat fields, and is often erroneously regarded as degenerate or changed wheat; it bears a very slight resemblance to oats, and if reaped and ground up with wheat, so as to be used for food, is said to produce narcotic effects; -- called also cheat and Willard's bromus.