Brokerage

Business / Real Estate / Brokerage: The bringing together of parties interested in making a real estate transaction. The business of a broker in acting as a third party agent to a transaction.

Full-Service Brokerage Firm

Business / Taxes / Full-Service Brokerage Firm: Full-service brokerage firms usually offer their clients a range of services in addition to executing their buy and sell orders. These firms usually have full-time research departments and investment MORE

Brokerage Window

Business / Taxes / Brokerage Window: A 401(k) account that permits its plan participants to buy and sell investments through a designated brokerage account is said to offer a brokerage window. Any securities trades you authorize for your MORE

Online Brokerage Firm

Business / Taxes / Online Brokerage Firm: To buy and sell securities online, you set up an account with an online brokerage firm. The firm executes your orders and confirms them electronically. When the markets are open, the turnaround may be MORE

Brokerage Account

Business / Taxes / Brokerage Account: To buy and sell securities through a broker-dealer or other financial services firm, you establish an account, generally known as a brokerage account, with that firm. In a full-service brokerage firm, MORE

Deep Discount Brokerage Firm

Business / Taxes / Deep Discount Brokerage Firm: A financial services company that offers rock-bottom rates for large-volume securities transactions is sometimes described as a deep discount firm. However, online brokerage firms or electronic commun MORE

Discount Brokerage Firm

Business / Taxes / Discount Brokerage Firm: Discount brokerage firms charge lower commissions than full-service brokerage firms when they execute investors' buy and sell orders but may provide fewer services to their clients. For example, they MORE

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