Business / Finance / Execution: The first day of trading when the seller, rather than the buyer, of a stock will be entitled to the most recently announced dividend payment. The date set by the NYSE (and generally followed on other U.S. exchanges) is currently two business days before the record date. A stock that has gone ex-dividend is denoted by an x in newspaper listings on that date.
Execution Verb Synonyms: accomplishment, performance, carrying out, doing, discharge, dispatch or despatch, implementation, prosecution, realization, enactment
Execution Noun Synonyms: killing, capital punishment, assassination, murder, removal, liquidation, slaying
Business / Finance / Advance Computerized Execution System (ACES): Refers to the Advance Computerized Execution System, run by Nasdaq. ACES automates trades between order entry and market maker firms that have established trading relationships with each other. Securi MORE
Business / Finance / Small Order Execution System (SOES): Securities issues that involve less than $1.5 million are not required to file a registration statement with the SEC. Instead, they are governed by Regulation A, for which only a brief offering statem MORE