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broking house

Stockholding & Investments

firm trading in stocks and bonds for others a company whose business is buying and selling stocks and bonds for its clients.

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Definitions of ’broking house’ and meaning of ’broking house’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’broking house’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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