• (adj): Officially endowed with authority or power.
    Example: "By the Constitution...the president is invested with certain...powers"- John Marshall
    Synonyms: invested with

Some articles on invested:

Stephen Brady - Honours
... Brady was invested as a Commander of the Royal Victorian Order (CVO) by Elizabeth II, Queen of Australia for services to the Australian Crown in October 2011 ... He was later invested at the Dutch Embassy in Canberra by Ambassador Willem Andreae with the insignia of a Commander of the Royal Order of Orange-Nassau ... During his visit to Australia, King George Tupou V of Tonga invested Brady as a Commander of the Order of the Crown ...
Shirley Paget, Marchioness Of Anglesey - Honours
... She was invested as a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 1977 ... She was invested as a Dame Commander, Order of the British Empire (DBE) in 1983 ... She was later invested as a Lieutenant, Royal Victorian Order (LVO) ...
Murry Gunty - Business Transactions
... five investments, with an average return of 5.5 times invested capital, according to the Washington Post, and has saved over 5,000 jobs ... of Italy, earning a reported 14 times invested capital for Blackstreet investors ... Industry veterans Tim and John Kirlin invested alongside Blackstreet in the transaction and were widely credited for turning the company around ...
Water Supply And Sanitation In Panama - Investment and Financing
... In 2005, IDAAN invested US$49m in urban areas ... FIS and MINSA invested a much lower amount in rural areas ... The bulk of investments was in water supply, while much less was invested in sanitation ...
Invested Capital
... Invested capital represents the total cash investment that shareholders and debtholders have made in a company ... are two different but completely equivalent methods for calculating invested capital ... The operating approach is calculated as Invested capital = operating net working capital + net property, plant equipment + capitalized operating leases + other operating assets ...

Famous quotes containing the word invested:

    Children are intensely invested in getting their way. They will devote more emotional and intellectual energy to winning arguments than parents ever will, and are almost always better rested.
    Jean Callahan (20th century)

    I am not invested with dictatorial powers. If I were, I should be quite ready to dictate.
    Winston Churchill (1874–1965)

    Whenever parents become overly invested in a particular skill or accomplishment, a child’s fear of failure multiplies. This is why some children refuse to get into the pool for a swimming lesson, or turn their back on Daddy’s favorite sport.
    Cathy Rindner Tempelsman (20th century)