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Block trade

A large amount of securities being traded, typically at least 10,000 shares of stock or $200,000 in bonds. Normally, only institutional investors undertake such large 

Trade

Block

 trades can affect the 

Market

 price of the security, depending on the 

Liquidity

 of the market.



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Block

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Block trade

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,

ECU

,

Institutional investor

,

Liquid

,

Liquidity

,

Market

,

Quid

,

SEC

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Share

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Trade


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10-Q

,

10-K

,

12b-1 funds

,

19c3 stock

,

Accrual bond

,

Accrual of discount

,

Accrued market discount

,

Accumulation bond

,

Agency bond

,

Agency security

,

American Municipal Bond Assurance Corporation

,

American Stock Exchange

,

Amortization of premium

,

Asked price

,

Asking price

,

Asset-backed security

,

Assumed bond

,

At par

,

Authority bond

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

Adjustable rate preferred stock

,

Adjusted futures price

,

American Depositary Share

,

All-risks coverage

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

Assets under management

,

Average price per share

,

Aggregate exercise price

,

At the money

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Ad valorem

,

Amount recognized

,

Active market

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Auction market

,

Away from the market

,

Accredited investor

,

Angel investor

,

Below the line

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Book value per share

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Baby bond

,

Bearer bond

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Blanket bond

,

Block

,

Block trade

,

Bond anticipation note

,

Bond Buyer

,

Bond circular

,

Bond crowd

,

Bond equivalent yield

,

Bond fund

,

Bond indenture

,

Bond market

,

Bond ordinance

,

Bond quote

,

Bond resolution

,

Bond swap

,

Book-entry security

,

Brady bond

,

Bullet bond

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Block house

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy the book

,

Basic earnings per share

,

Balance of payments

,

Bear market

,

Board of Governors

,

Bulldog market

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Back-end load

,

B shares

,

Bearer share

,

Bonus share

,

Borrowed stock

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Bull market

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Cabinet security

,

Call

,

Callable bond

,

Call date

,

Called bond

,

Call price

,

Call protection

,

Call risk

,

Capital market

,

Catastrophe bond

,

CAT bond

,

Certificateless municipal bond

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Collateralized Bond Obligation

,

Combination bond

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Commodity-backed bond

,

Common stock equivalent

,

Companion bonds

,

Consolidated bond

,

Conversion parity price

,

Conversion price

,

Convertible security

,

Corporate bond equivalent

,

Coupon bond

,

Current coupon bond

,

Current market value

,

Call money rate

,

Code of procedure

,

Crossed trade

,

Capitalization of income

,

Consumer Price Index

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Cyclical stock

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Cash market

,

Cash price

,

Certificated stock

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Contract market

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Callable stock

,

Certificate of stock

,

Consumer stock

,

Control stock

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Chapter 10

,

Closed-end credit

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Closed-end fund

,

Closed-end investment company

,

C shares

,

Call option

,

Call ratio backspread

,

Call swaption

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Covered call

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Choice market

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Close market

,

Closing price

,

Continuous market

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Dealer market

,

Debt market

,

Deep-discount bond

,

Deferred interest bond

,

Digested security

,

Discount bond

,

Discounted bond

,

Dollar bond

,

Dollar price

,

Drawn securities

,

Droplock security

,

Dual currency bond

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Desk (the)

,

Division of labor

,

Delivery price

,

Derivative security

,

Deal stock

,

Defensive stock

,

Distribution stock

,

Donated stock

,

Directed share program

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Doing business as

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Dirty stock

,

Distressed security

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Daylight trade

,

Day trade

,

Deep market

,

Depth of market

,

Double auction market

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Eurodollar bond

,

Euroyen bond

,

Exchangeable security

,

Exempt security

,

External market

,

Either-or order

,

ECU

,

E-mini

,

Exchange of spot

,

Emerging market

,

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

,

Employee stock repurchase agreement

,

Ex-all

,

Exchange-traded option

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

First In First Out

,

Form 10-Q

,

Financial institution

,

Face-amount certificate

,

Fidelity bond

,

First call date

,

Flight to quality

,

Floating-rate bond

,

Flow of funds

,

Free bond

,

Full price

,

Federal Call

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Fractional share

,

Forward P/E

,

Fully diluted earnings per share

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Federal Trade Commission

,

Free market

,

Free market price

,

Free trade

,

Forward price

,

Futures price

,

Face amount

,

Front-end load

,

Fair market value

,

First preferred stock

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Full stock

,

Floating security

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Free right of exchange

,

Federal ID Number

,

Forward trade

,

Fourth market

,

General Obligation Bond

,

Global bond

,

Gold bond

,

Government Bond

,

Government securities

,

Government Securities Clearing Corporation

,

Graduated security

,

Guaranteed bond

,

General Securities Representative Examination

,

Growth stock

,

G-7

,

GDP implicit price deflator

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

Gather in the stops

,

Graveyard market

,

High-grade bond

,

Housing bond

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House call

,

House of issue

,

High-tech stock

,

Holder in due course

,

Home equity line of credit

,

HUD-1 statement

,

Housing Market Index

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

Horizontal price movement

,

Income bond

,

Index bond

,

Index-linked bond

,

Industrial revenue bond

,

In escrow

,

Inflation-indexed security

,

Installment bond

,

Insured bond

,

Interchangeable bond

,

International Securities Identification Number

,

Investment-grade bond

,

Investment security

,

Irredeemable bond

,

In-house

,

Institutional brokerage

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

Income stock

,

In line

,

Inefficient market

,

Inverted market

,

Internal market

,

International trade

,

Identified shares

,

Inside market

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Investor relations

,

Indication of interest

,

Institutional pot

,

In intestacy

,

Interest-only loan

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Institutional fund

,

Institutional shares

,

I/O strip

,

Interest-only strip

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Imbalance of orders

,

Imperfect market

,

In and out

,

Individual investor

,

Institutional investor

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

Junk bond

,

Jumping the gun

,

Joint Stock Company

,

Last In First Out

,

Liquidity ratio

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Letter security

,

Long Bond

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Limit price

,

Long Market Value

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

Lock-limit

,

Liquid

,

Liquidity

,

Loan stock

,

Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

,

Letter of comment

,

Liquidity event

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lock-in

,

Large cap

,

Leading the market

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Liquid market

,

Locked market

,

Maintenance bond

,

Marketable security

,

Market basket

,

Market capitalization

,

Market conversion price

,

Medium-term bond

,

Moral obligation bond

,

Mortgage-backed security

,

Mortgage bond

,

Mortgage pass-through security

,

Municipal bond

,

Municipal bond fund

,

Municipal bond insurance

,

Municipal Bond Insurance Association

,

Municipal revenue bond

,

Maintenance call

,

Make a market

,

Margin call

,

Market if touched order

,

Market letter

,

Market maker

,

Market maker spread

,

Market on close order

,

Market order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Market economy

,

Marginable stock

,

Market rate

,

Money at call

,

Marketable securities

,

Market cap

,

Market neutral

,

Market portfolio

,

Market timer

,

Market timing

,

Market analysis

,

Market

,

Market inefficiency

,

Market opening

,

Market return

,

Market-share weighted index

,

Market surveillance

,

Market-value weighted index

,

Market Volatility Index

,

Maximum price fluctuation

,

Mixed market

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

National Market System

,

Negotiable security

,

New York Stock Exchange

,

Nine-Bond Rule

,

Non-callable bond

,

Normal yield curve

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

National Securities Clearing Corporation

,

National Securities Trade Association

,

No limit order

,

No quote

,

Normal market

,

No-Fault

,

Nonvoting stock

,

No-Action Letter

,

No-lien affidavit

,

Notice of Default

,

Notional principal amount

,

No-load

,

Naked call

,

Non-qualified stock option

,

Non-statutory stock option

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Normal retirement age

,

Nasdaq Small Cap Market

,

No-load stock

,

Normal distribution

,

Narrow market

,

National Market Advisory Board

,

Negotiated market

,

No book

,

Nonaccredited investor

,

Off the books

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Obligation bond

,

Offering price

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Or better

,

Open market operation

,

One-share one-vote rule

,

Optionable stock

,

Original issue stock

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Open-end credit

,

Open-end mortgage

,

Open-end fund

,

Open-end management company

,

Option price

,

Out of the money

,

Open-end lease

,

On-balance volume

,

On close

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Opening block

,

Open market

,

Open trade equity

,

Operationally efficient market

,

Outside market

,

Pooling of interests

,

Par bond

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Performance bond

,

Pickup bond

,

Premium bond

,

Premium over bond value

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Prior lien bond

,

Privileged bond

,

Provisional call feature

,

Public bond

,

Public purpose bond

,

Put bond

,

Public Securities Association

,

Preference shares

,

Preferred shares

,

Preferred stock

,

Prior preferred stock

,

P&L

,

Primary earnings per share

,

Price index

,

Producer Price Index

,

Parity price

,

Physical market

,

Price limit

,

Primary market

,

Public offering price

,

Power of Attorney

,

Principal amount

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Private Market Value

,

Publicly-traded fund

,

Pairs trade

,

Price spread

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Passive investor

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Publicly traded

,

Perfect capital market

,

Preservation of capital

,

Painting the tape

,

Price range

,

Price-weighted index

,

Put/call ratio

,

Qualified institutional investor

,

Quid

,

Qualifying share

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Regulation Q

,

Redeemable bond

,

Redemption price

,

Registered coupon bond

,

Registered security

,

Residual security

,

Restricted security

,

Revenue bond

,

Reading the tape

,

Real-time trade reporting

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rule 15c3-1

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Retail Price Index

,

Redeemable shares

,

Restricted stock

,

Regulation A

,

Reverse Take-Over

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Rate lock

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Risk/return trade-off

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Retail investor

,

SEC filing

,

SG&A

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

Stock association

,

Savings Bond

,

SEC

,

Secondary market

,

Secured bond

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Self-supporting bond

,

Serial bond

,

Series bond

,

Series EE bond

,

Series HH bond

,

Short bond

,

Split coupon bond

,

Stamped security

,

Step-up bond

,

Stock buyback

,

Straight bond

,

Super sinker bond

,

Surety bond

,

SEC fee

,

Securities analyst

,

Securities Industry Association

,

Securities Investor Protection Corporation

,

Securities loan

,

Segregation of securities

,

Sell the book

,

Stock loan

,

Stop price

,

Second preferred stock

,

Stock dividend

,

Standard of living

,

Settlement price

,

Single stock futures

,

Spot market

,

Spot price

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Stock life insurance company

,

Secondary stock

,

Share

,

Stock bonus plan

,

Stock certificate

,

Stock Clearing Corporation

,

Stock consolidation

,

Stock exchange

,

Stock index

,

Stock market

,

Stock option

,

Stock option plan

,

Stock power

,

Stock screening

,

Stock swap

,

Stock symbol

,

Stock ticker

,

Subscription price

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Secondary mortgage market

,

Securities lending

,

Security interest

,

Security loan

,

Senior security

,

Share appreciation mortgage

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Stock fund

,

Selling the spread

,

Short market value

,

Synthetic stock

,

Social Security

,

Social Security Tax

,

Share price

,

Split-adjusted price

,

Stock list

,

Story stock

,

Security analysis

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

Swing trade

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Securities fraud

,

Seek a market

,

Small investor

,

Sophisticated investor

,

Specialist market

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Tax-exempt bond

,

T-Bill

,

Term bond

,

Term to maturity

,

Trade

,

Treasury Bond

,

Treasury Inflation-Protected Security

,

Trust-preferred security

,

Take a position

,

Two-sided market

,

Two-way market

,

Trailing P/E

,

Trade barrier

,

Trade deficit

,

Trade surplus

,

Take delivery

,

Trade house

,

Treasury Stock

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Truth in Lending

,

Tax-free bond fund

,

Tenancy at will

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Take a bath

,

Take profits

,

Target price

,

Thinly traded

,

Thin market

,

Third market

,

Tight market

,

Trade date

,

Transparent market

,

U.S. Government Agency Security

,

U.S. Savings Bond

,

U.S. Treasury

,

U.S. Treasury Bill

,

U.S. Treasury Bond

,

U.S. Treasury Note

,

U.S. Treasury Securities

,

Unlimited tax bond

,

Uniform Securities Act

,

Underlying security

,

Uncovered call

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Value stock

,

Vetoing stock

,

Voting stock

,

Wage price spiral

,

World Trade Organization

,

Waiver of premium

,

Watered stock

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

Weak market

,

When, as, and if issued

,

Wide market

,

X or XD

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yankee bond market

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares

,

Zero-coupon bond

,

Z shares


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