Proprietary Trading

Business / Finance / Proprietary Trading: Principal trading in which firm seeks direct gain rather than commission dollars.

Trading Authorization

Business / Finance / Trading Authorization: Buying and selling securities. MORE

Trading Account

Business / Accounting / Trading Account: An account which shows the gross profit or loss of a manufacturing or retail business, i.e. sales less the cost of sales. MORE

Trading Costs

Business / Finance / Trading Costs: A document (power of attorney) a customer gives to a broker in order that the broker may buy and sell securities on behalf of the customer. MORE

Trading Dividends

Business / Finance / Trading Dividends: Costs of buying and selling marketable securities and borrowing. Trading costs include commissions, slippage, and the bid/ask spread. See: Transactions costs. MORE

Trading Halt

Business / Finance / Trading Halt: Maximizing a firm's revenues by purchasing stock in other firms in order to collect the maximum amount of dividends of which 70% is tax-free. MORE

Trading Floor

Business / Taxes / Trading Floor: The trading floor is the active trading area of a stock exchange, such as the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). Securities are traded auction-style on an exchange trading floor. That means the prices ar MORE

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