a building or place where stocks and other securities are bought and sold.
an association of brokers and dealers in stocks and bonds who meet together and transact business according to fixed rules.
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How to use stock exchange in a sentence
Trading companies and stock exchanges are obviously different types of businesses, but the comparison illustrates how retail brokerage has influenced US market structure in recent years.Citadel Securities gets almost as much trading volume as Nasdaq | John Detrixhe | February 5, 2021 | Quartz
Basically, a SPAC, or special purpose acquisition company, is one way that a company can go public and begin selling shares on stock exchanges in order to raise money.
The company, launched by a former co-founder of the IAC-owned Tinder, plans to list its share on the Nasdaq stock exchange, using the ticker symbol “BMBL.”
Agency CEOs would need to believe private equity investors would help them revamp their business faster than they’re doing currently on the stock exchange.‘An ordinary course of business’: Why agency holding groups could be the next arbitrage target for private equity investors | Seb Joseph | January 15, 2021 | Digiday
Amata Holding Pcl, a hotel and spa operator, is set to become the seventh company to list on Myanmar’s only stock exchange as the bourse seeks to lure more firms to the platform.One of the world’s smallest stock exchanges is about to get a little bit bigger | Claire Zillman, reporter | January 12, 2021 | Fortune
Brokers at the Istanbul stock exchange stood in a minute of silent tribute to the boy.
The SESC could declare the reasons for delisting a company from the stock exchange “classified” for similar reasons.Japan’s new Secrets Bill Threatens To Muzzle The Press and Whistleblowers | Jake Adelstein, Nathalie-Kyoko Stucky | November 29, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Here is a list of initial public offerings on the Vienna stock exchange.
On Wednesday morning at 8AM, the New York stock exchange will open for its last session before the debt ceiling reached.
The move will take place on July 15 as software giant Oracle leaves for the New York stock exchange.
Millions of money have actually been put into the affair, and ten times as much is floating in the air of the stock-exchange.Black Diamonds | Mr Jkai
He might just as well go on the stock exchange and try to float a company by singing to the brokers.The Creators | May Sinclair
The stock exchange resents the imputation and makes things dangerous for Owen.The Creators | May Sinclair
The boss gamblers around the railroad post in the stock exchange tell him what he has to do and where he has to get off.The Wreckers | Francis Lynde
There is an excellent leader on the fourth page exposing the scandals of the stock exchange.
British Dictionary definitions for stock exchange
Also called: stock market
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
the prices or trading activity of a stock exchange: the stock exchange fell heavily today
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Cultural definitions for stock exchange
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