Abstract: A system and method is described for creating a predictable flow of funds from an otherwise unpredictable source. An investment and receiving vehicle is established where participants pool their ownership of insurance policies so as to share in the proceeds from those policies.
July 21, 1997
Date of Patent:
October 26, 1999
The Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York
Abstract: A method of forming a structure comprising at least one locking bar and at least one structural member, at least one flange of the structural member being formed with alternating first and second flange portions. The first flange portions are deformed out of the plane of the flange. The locking bar has arms which between them define a slot configured to receive the flange of the structural member. The method includes deforming one arm of the locking bar into at least some of the gaps between the said first flange portions.