Stock-jobbing

  • 1 Stock Jobbing — The buying and selling of securities with the intent of generating quick profits. While most investors seek value through long term investments, stock jobbing takes on a more speculative short term tone. The term stock jobbing is largely used in… …

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  • 2 stock jobbing — / stɒkdʒɒbɪŋ/ noun formerly, the business of buying and selling shares from other traders on the Stock Exchange …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 3 stock-jobbing — …

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  • 4 jobbing — / dʒɒbɪŋ/ noun ♦ (stock) jobbing formerly on the London Stock Exchange, the business of buying and selling shares from other traders …

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  • 5 jobbing — /ˈdʒɒbɪŋ/ (say jobing) noun 1. piecework. 2. the practice of dealing in stock exchange securities. 3. → jobbery. –adjective 4. engaging in piecework or small jobs as opposed to mass production: a jobbing foundry. {defs 1–3 (noun) job1 + b + ing1; …

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  • 6 Honoré Gabriel Riqueti, comte de Mirabeau — Portrait of Mirabeau President of the National Constituent Assembly In office …

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  • 7 stockjobbing — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun ( s) Etymology: stock (I) + jobbing : the business of a stockjobber : the buying and selling of stocks : dealing in securities often on a speculative basis * * * stockˈjobbing noun …

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  • 8 List of Acts of Parliament of the Great Britain Parliament, 1720-1739 — This is an incomplete list of Acts of the Parliament of Great Britain for the years 1720 1739. For acts passed prior to 1707 see List of Acts of Parliament of the English Parliament and List of Acts of Parliament of the Scottish Parliament.For… …

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  • 9 The Reverse of the Medal — Infobox Book name = The Reverse of the Medal author = Patrick O Brian country = United Kingdom language = English cover artist = Geoff Hunt series = Aubrey Maturin series genre = Historical novel publisher = Harper Collins (UK) release date =… …

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  • 10 Jobber — (spr. dsch , Stock J., von job, kleines lukratives Geschäft, Geschäftchen), engl. Bezeichnung desjenigen, der in Staatspapieren oder Aktien spekuliert, besonders wenn er dem Differenzgeschäft, der sogen. Agiotage oder dem Börsenspiel (stock… …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 11 GLAGAU, OTTO — (1834–1892), antisemitic German writer. Glagau was born in Koenigsberg, Prussia. As a journalist and political writer he had already made quite a reputation when he began, in the Gartenlaube of 1873, a series of articles on fraudulent stock… …

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  • 12 Flyer — Fly er, n. [See {Flier}.] 1. One that uses wings. [1913 Webster] 2. The fly of a flag: See {Fly}, n., 6. [1913 Webster] 3. Anything that is scattered abroad in great numbers as a theatrical programme, an advertising leaf, etc. [1913 Webster] 4.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Александр II (часть 2, I-VII) — ЧАСТЬ ВТОРАЯ. Император Александр II (1855—1881). I. Война (1855). Высочайший манифест возвестил России о кончине Императора Николая и о воцарении его преемника. В этом первом акте своего царствования молодой Государь принимал пред лицом… …

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  • 14 La Scala — This article is about the opera house. For other uses, see Scala (disambiguation). Official Logo La Scala (Italian: Teatro alla Scala), is a world renowned opera house in Milan, Italy. The theatre was inaugurated on 3 August 1778 and was… …

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  • 15 1721 in literature — The year 1721 in literature involved some significant events and new books.Events* Around this time ( first is debated), inoculation for smallpox began in England. * John Cleland becomes a pupil at Westminster School and is soon expelled for an… …

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  • 16 The Letter of Marque — Infobox Book | name = The Letter of Marque image caption = author = Patrick O Brian country = United Kingdom language = English cover artist = Geoff Hunt series = Aubrey Maturin series genre = Historical novel publisher = Harper Collins (UK)… …

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  • 17 "navy bills" — Les navy bills sont des obligations émises en grande quantité par la Navy, la Marine nationale britannique, à partir de la fin du 17ème siècle et qui ont servi à financer son expansion au siècle suivant, qui la voit devenir la première force …

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  • 18 Navy bills — Les navy bills sont des obligations émises en grande quantité par la Royal Navy, la Marine royale britannique, à partir de la fin du 17ème siècle et qui ont servi à financer son expansion au siècle suivant, qui la voit devenir la première… …

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  • 19 Ажиотаж — спекулятивные операции на бирже, состоящие в искусственном повышении цен на ценные бумаги, товары или услуги. По английски: Stock jobbing См. также: Биржевые спекулятивные операции Финансовый словарь Финам. Ажиотаж Ажиотаж устарев. результат… …

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  • 20 Theodore Roosevelt: The Monroe Doctrine and the National Honor — ▪ Primary Source              A dispute between England and Venezuela over the boundary of British Guiana (now Guyana) became the concern of the United States in 1895 when the Venezuelan ambassador to the U.S. requested its intervention.… …

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