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Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • government stock — / gʌv(ə)nmənt stɒk/ noun same as government bonds …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • redeemable government stock — /rɪˌdi:məb(ə)l ˌgʌv(ə)nmənt stɒk/ noun stock which can be redeemed for cash at some time in the future (in the UK, only the War Loan is irredeemable) …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • government broker — ➔ broker1 * * * government broker UK US noun GOVERNMENT, STOCK MARKET ► in the UK, an official whose job is to sell government bonds: »The government broker s role, in normal times, was to raise new money for the Treasury …   Financial and business terms

  • government security — ➔ security * * * government security UK US noun [C, usually plural] GOVERNMENT, STOCK MARKET ► a government bond, or the document relating to it: » China has purchased $100 billion of U.S. government securities …   Financial and business terms

  • government security — government stock See gilt edged security …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • stock — physical items ( inventory) that a business uses in its production process or has for sale in the ordinary course of doing business. Glossary of Business Terms Ownership of a corporation indicated by shares, which represent a piece of the… …   Financial and business terms

  • Stock — Ownership of a corporation which is represented by shares which represent a piece of the corporation s assets and earnings. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ▪ I. stock stock 1 [stɒk ǁ stɑːk] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] especially… …   Financial and business terms

  • Stock — (st[o^]k), n. [AS. stocc a stock, trunk, stick; akin to D. stok, G. stock, OHG. stoc, Icel. stokkr, Sw. stock, Dan. stok, and AS. stycce a piece; cf. Skr. tuj to urge, thrust. Cf. {Stokker}, {Stucco}, and {Tuck} a rapier.] 1. The stem, or main… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stock account — Stock Stock (st[o^]k), n. [AS. stocc a stock, trunk, stick; akin to D. stok, G. stock, OHG. stoc, Icel. stokkr, Sw. stock, Dan. stok, and AS. stycce a piece; cf. Skr. tuj to urge, thrust. Cf. {Stokker}, {Stucco}, and {Tuck} a rapier.] 1. The stem …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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