over-the-counter market

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Noun1.over-the-counter market - a stock exchange where securities transactions are made via telephone and computer rather than on the floor of an exchange
securities market, stock exchange, stock market - an exchange where security trading is conducted by professional stockbrokers
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While short sales are legal if the seller borrows securities from another owner, some believe that market makers in the over-the-counter markets engage in a practice know as "naked short selling" in which the securities are either never borrowed or are resold numerous times.
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