current current  /ˈkɜ rənt/


  1. (n) a flow of electricity through a conductor
  2. (n) a steady flow of a fluid (usually from natural causes)
  3. (n) dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas
  4. (adj) occurring in or belonging to the present time

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  • The Group of Thirty, an influential organization of current and former central bankers and financial regulators, recommended in January that "systematically significant" financial .


  1. France April Current Account -EUR2.8 Billion Vs -EUR2.8 Billion in March

    France April Current Account -EUR2.8 Billion Vs -EUR2.8 Billion in March
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Current Capital's Jonathan F. Foster to Speak at Shareholder Relations Conference

    NEW YORK -- Current Capital LLC ("Current Capital"), a private equity investing and management services firm focused on middle market and smaller companies in the industrial and services industries, ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Current Lake Levels (June 10)

    Current Lake Levels for June 10, 2013 are:
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Wichita Falls Times Record News


  1. "I want to make it clear that I'm not agreeing to your characterizations of the current court," she told Senator Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island. "I think that that would be inappropriate for me to do."
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Elena Kagan Source: Vancouver Sun

  2. "In light of these developments, the Federal Reserve will need to consider whether the current stance of policy remains appropriate," said Bernanke, who is regarded as an expert on the Great Depression.
    on Oct 6, 2008 By: Ben Bernanke Source: Reuters

  3. "To step back now would force a collapse of the Iraqi government," Mr Bush said in the prepared remarks, adding that that would ensnare US forces. "If we increase our support at this crucial moment, and help the Iraqis break the current cycle...
    on Jan 10, 2007 By: President Bush Source:

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