Origin of stock exchange
Examples from the Web for stock exchange
The devil's comedy was being played daily on the stock-exchange.
The difference is between a stock-exchange business and a bucket-shop business.Commercial Law|Samuel Williston, Richard D. Currier, and Richard W. Hill
This room is the housekeeper's "stock-exchange," the room where all her business transactions take place.Guide to Hotel Housekeeping|Mary E. Palmer
Millions of money have actually been put into the affair, and ten times as much is floating in the air of the stock-exchange.
They went about piano, piano, making known the merits of the concern through the medium of stock-exchange gossip.The Firm of Nucingen|Honore de Balzac
British Dictionary definitions for stock exchange
noun (often capitals)
- a highly organized market facilitating the purchase and sale of securities and operated by professional stockbrokers and market makers according to fixed rules
- a place where securities are regularly traded
- (as modifier)a stock-exchange operator; stock-exchange prices