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broker

Drug slang
A regional term for a go-between in a drug deal.
 
Health insurance
A person licensed by the state who places business with several insurers; the broker, while paid a commission by the insurer, represents the buyer rather than the insurer.
 
Vox populi
Any person who acts as a go-between between an offerer or buyer and seller of goods or services.
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Thus, although the brokerage house is not directly exposed to investment risk, it faces the risk of losing reputation and clients, should its advice turn out to be wrong too often.
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In this way, the uninvested funds are in the investor's control, not in a money market fund determined by the brokerage house.
As Abacus took quite a bit of time to enter the online trading space, Franco said the brokerage house would like to do this correctly.
Islamabad -- The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has filed a criminal complaint against a leading brokerage house for indulging in price manipulation activity called 'spoofing'.
Based on an investigation spanning 2014 and 2015, the SECP found that a brokerage house and some of its clients were involved in price manipulation of a number of scrips by way of placing large number of non-bona fide orders of small quantity in preopen session, placement of buy orders at upper lock in preopen session and subsequently cancelling the buy orders placed in preopen session right at the start of the trading session, thereby creating artificial trading activity.
He has a vast experience in running and successfully managing a brokerage house.
Amwal Investment, another brokerage house, also downed shutters last year.