Sell Side

Business / Taxes / Sell Side: Brokerage firms and other financial services companies that buy and sell investments as agents for retail investors as well as for their own accounts are described as the sell side of Wall Street. Sell-side institutions employ analysts to research potential investments and make buy, hold, or sell recommendations that brokers make available to their clients to help guide their investment decisions.

Other Words for Sell

Sell Verb Synonyms: promote, push, put across or over
Sell Adjective Synonyms: vend, transfer, convey (title), trade, barter, exchange, dispose of

Other Words for Side

Side Noun Synonyms: affectation, pretension, haughtiness, arrogance, insolence, pretentiousness, airs
Side Verb Synonyms: surface, face, plane, facet


Business / Finance / Set-Aside: A percentage of a municipal or corporate bond underwriting that is allocated for handling by a minority-owned broker/dealer firm. MORE

Set-Aside Program

Business / Agriculture / Set-Aside Program: A program (not used since the late 1970s) under which farmers are required to set aside a certain percentage of their total planted acreage and devote this land to approved conservation uses (such as MORE

Shepherds purse (Capsella bursa-pastoris)

Health / Herbs / Shepherds purse (Capsella bursa-pastoris): Lowers blood pressure, reduces heavy menstrual flow (menorrhagia), reduces the incidence of hemorrhage in childbirth, heals urinary tract irritation and clears blood from the urine, stimulates uterine MORE