1) A method of replacing the code for service applications with an improved version that is more security aware. Preferred method is by 'service communities', i.e. Oracle, rather than individual applications. Evolved from socket implementations. 2) A software agent that acts on behalf of a user. Typical proxies accept a connection from a user, make a decision as to whether or not the user or client IP address is permitted to use the proxy, perhaps does additional authentication, and then completâ€¦...
Document intended to provide shareholders with information necessary to vote in an informed manner on matters to be brought up at a stockholders' meeting. Includes information on closely held shares. Shareholders can and often do give management their proxy, representing the right and responsibility to vote their shares as specified in the proxy st...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20047
Is the written authorization by the shareholder of record to another party to vote the shares as the shareholder designates or to vote the shares as the proxy holder deems fit. Found on http://www.oasismanagement.com/glossary/
A system that acts on behalf of another to perform some service, details ...Found on http://www.cryer.co.uk/glossary/p/index.htm
A written authorisation given by a shareholder to someone else to vote his or her shares at a shareholder`s meeting. Fund management agreements often delegate the authority to the investment manager to exercise proxy votes on behalf of the client. See also Corporate Governance.
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A legal document giving one person the authority to act for another. In business, it generally refers to the instructions given by a shareholder with regard to voting shares of common stock.
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A form which, when completed by the shareholder, grants another person the authorisation or power to vote on his/her behalf at company meetings. Found on http://www.exchange-handbook.co.uk/index.cfm?section=glossary&first_letter=
Authorisation of a person or legal entity to represent or if necessary act and vote on behalf of another.
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- a person authorized to act for another 2. [n] - a power of attorney document given by shareholders of a corporation authorizing a specific vote on their behalf at a corporate meetingFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=proxy
The authority given by a creditor or member to another person (proxy holder) to attend a meeting and speak and vote at a meeting on behalf of the creditor (principal) or member.
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Server placed between a user's machine and the Internet. It can act as a firewall to provide protection and as a cache area to speed up Web page display.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20441
A person appointed by a shareholder to vote for him at a meeting. Any member of a company entitled to attend and vote at a meeting of it is entitled to appoint another person (whether a member or not) as his proxy to attend and vote instead of him: Companies Act 1985 section 372(1). A proxy appointed to attend and vote instead of a member of a priv...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20456
(NETWORK GLOSSARY) An entity that, in the interest of efficiency, essentially stands in for another entity.Found on http://www.instrument-net.co.uk/newworkglossary.html
An entity that caches frequently accessed documents to conserve network bandwidth and reduce network response times for users.
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The authority given by a creditor or member to another person (proxy holder) to attend a meeting and speak and vote at a meeting on behalf of the creditor (principal) or member. Found on http://www.insolvencyhelpline.co.uk/info-centre/glossary.php
A person who acts on behalf of another for a specific purpose. In a company a proxy is appointed to attend a meeting and vote on behalf of the shareholder that appointed the proxy. 'Proxy' can refer to both the business making the appointment and the person appointed.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20546
A computer (server) that sits between a client application (for example, a web browser) and a real server. The proxy intercepts all requests to the real server to see if it can fulfil the requests itself. If not, it forwards the request to the real server.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20546
A person empowered by a shareholder to vote on his behalf at company meetings.
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An individual need not attend a meeting. They can appoint a third party to attend and vote in their place â€` a proxy.
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A person who acts on behalf of a member of a company for the purpose of voting at a company... <a target=_blank href='http://www.finance-glossary.com/terms/proxy.htm?id=1187&ginPtrCode=00000&PopupMode=false' title='Read full definition of proxy'>more</a>
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In law, a person authorized to stand in another's place; also the document conferring this right. The term usually refers to voting at meetings, but marriages by...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20688
A method by which a shareholder may vote without attending a meeting by appointing someone else to vote on their behalfFound on http://www.aviva.com/glossary/
A stand in, such as an intermediary server on a LAN, an image in the DTP application that is for position only, or the object manipulation tool on the PageMaker control strip.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20829
A document authorising a person to represent someone else, especially someone who is a member of a company unable to attend a meeting. The term also describes the appointed person and the vote cast by him. Notice of intention to appoint a proxy has to be sent to the company in advance of a meeting.
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a person who acts on behalf of another for a specific purpose, or the form used to make such an appointment. In a company a shareholder can appoint a proxy to attend a meeting and vote on their behalf.
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