stock exchange

stock exchange
stock exchange n
1: a place where security trading is conducted on an organized system
2: an association or group of people organized to provide an auction market among themselves for the purchase and sale of securities

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

Stock Exchange
The International Stock Exchange of the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland is better known as the London Stock Exchange. It is now the UK Listing Aithority. It regulates the market in listed shares and securities in the UK. It is a recognised stock exchange under the Companies Act 1985. The Treasury has power to recognise other stock exchanges by statutory order.

Easyform Glossary of Law Terms. — UK law terms.

stock exchange
A place or organization where shares of stock and other securities are bought and sold.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

stock exchange
an investment exchange where company and other securities are bought and sold. In particular in the UK the London Stock Exchange. See yellow book.

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.