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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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REW: What is the customary basis on which a broker can sue in New York State to recover real estate brokerage commissions?
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Under Notice 2003-67, brokers who, in the normal course of a trade or business, engage in securities-lending transactions, short sales or other similar transactions for customers, are expected to immediately undertake action to conform their information-reporting systems to the JGTRRA.
Discount brokers are expanding their banking services in an attempt to make the most from each customer.
Brokers go through training and testing to qualify for various kinds of securities' licenses.
There are more than 110 online brokers from which to choose, said Frank Lallos, senior analyst at Gomez.
Perhaps with the exception of a few discounters, virtually all brokers bundle research and execution.
There are additional computer programs which enable brokers to track the performance of an individual investment vehicle and produce a printout or chart illustrating the vehicle's performance.
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Massey Knakal Realty Services and Eric Kravitz of Coast to Coast Properties were the brokers in this transaction.
The Treasury Department's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network recently issued two Bank Secrecy Act regulations that create new responsibilities for companies that sell certain insurance products--and pose significant challenges for companies dealing with brokers and agents.