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Clearinghouses and Custodians: Financial Intermediaries 101

Intermediaries are vital for a well-functioning financial system and allow their clients to solve the problems they face more

Clearinghouses and Custodians: Financial Intermediaries 101

Intermediaries are vital for a well-functioning financial system and allow their clients to solve the problems they face more efficiently than they could by themselves. We find several types: Brokers, Exchanges, and Alternative trading systems Dealers and Securitizers Depository Institutions Insurance Companies Arbitrageurs, and Clearinghouses and Custodians We shall...
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Long and Short Positions: Guide to Wall Street Lingo

Rather than an instance of duration, long and short positions are a reference to haves and have-nots. They touch

Long and Short Positions: Guide to Wall Street Lingo

Rather than an instance of duration, long and short positions are a reference to haves and have-nots. They touch on securities an investor really owns versus securities an investor owes. Basically, the terms “short” and “long” denote what “selling” and “buying” do respectively. Featured: What is a Long Position?...
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Arbitrageurs

Intermediaries are vital for a well-functioning financial system and allow their clients to solve the problems they face more

Arbitrageurs

Intermediaries are vital for a well-functioning financial system and allow their clients to solve the problems they face more efficiently than they could by themselves. We find several types: Brokers, Exchanges, and Alternative trading systems Dealers and Securitizers Depository Institutions Insurance Companies Arbitrageurs, and Clearinghouses and Custodians In the...
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