securities


securities
Paper certificates (definitive securities) or electronic records ( book-entry securities) evidencing ownership of equity ( stocks) or debt obligations ( bonds). Bloomberg Financial Dictionary
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securities and other financial instruments of any description. Euroclear Clearing and Settlement glossary
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Term used to cover all stocks and shares.
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General name for stocks and shares of all types. London Stock Exchange Glossary

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securities UK US /sɪˈkjʊərətiz/ noun [plural]
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET SECURITY(Cf. ↑security)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • securities — I noun assets, bonds, capital, evidences of debts, evidences of obligations, holdings, invested property, investment, negotiables, property, shares, stocks associated concepts: corporate securities, investment securities, sale of securities II… …   Law dictionary

  • Securities —   [sɪ kjʊərətɪz, englisch],    1) Bankwesen: bankübliche Sicherheiten, Kautionen.    2) Börsenwesen: Wertpapiere …   Universal-Lexikon

  • securities — and other financial instruments of any description …   Euroclear glossary

  • securities — UK [sɪˈkjʊərətiz] US [sɪˈkjʊrətiz] noun [plural] business documents showing that you own shares in a company Thesaurus: stocks and shares and the stock exchangehyponym types of tax and taxationhyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • securities — Stocks, bonds, notes, convertible debentures, warrants, or other documents that represent a share in a company or a debt owed by a company or government entity. Evidences of obligations to pay money or of rights to participate in earnings and… …   Black's law dictionary

  • securities — n. 1) to issue; register securities 2) corporate; gilt edged; government; negotiable securities * * * gilt edged government negotiable securities register securities corporate to issue …   Combinatory dictionary

  • securities —    Financial instruments that are traded on a stock exchange and yield an income. Securities include shares, bonds and debentures issued by corporations. The assets and/or profits of the issuing corporation stand as security for payment. No… …   Business law dictionary

  • Securities — Security Se*cu ri*ty, n.; pl. {Securities}. [L. securitas: cf. F. s[ e]curit[ e]. See {Secure}, and cf. {Surety}.] 1. The condition or quality of being secure; secureness. Specifically: (a) Freedom from apprehension, anxiety, or care; confidence… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Securities — Ценные книги …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • securities — se|cu|ri|ties [ sı kjurətiz ] noun plural BUSINESS documents showing that you own SHARES in a company …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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