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addaword.gifdefinition of dark pool

a system that allows stock market traders to trade large blocks of shares anonymously, with prices posted publicly only after deals are done
Prosecutors said Barclays misrepresented the kinds of investors that were using the dark pool. | New York’s top securities regulator has sued the UK bank for allegedly favouring high-speed traders using its “dark pool” trading venue while misleading institutional investors.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 26/06/2014 11:49:00
Definition of dark pool from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


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