Business / Taxes / Piggyback: A broker who piggybacks acts illegally by buying or selling a security for his or her own account after — and presumably because — a client has authorized that same transaction. One speculation is that a broker in this situation thinks the client is acting on information that the broker doesn’t have.


Business / Finance / Piggybacking: A broker who trading stocks, bonds or commodities in a personal account following a trade just made for a customer. The broker assumes that the customer is making the trade on valuable inside informat MORE

Piggyback Registration

Business / Finance / Piggyback Registration: When a securities underwriter allows existing holdings of shares in a corporation to be sold in combination with an offering of new public shares. MORE

Piggyback Loans

Business / Real Estate / Piggyback Loans: A loan divided into two parts with one lender taking a secondary security position. MORE