margin trading

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margin trading

Investing in securities using borrowed money, often using the securities themselves as security against the debt.
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Most noteworthy, SIFMA requested permanent prospective relief, which would allow plan sponsors, the self-employed and IRA owners to indemnify their IRAs and other plans so that they may continue to engage in short sales, margin transactions, and options and futures trading-all of which require the types of indemnification and cross-collateralization clauses at issue.
JSF, the largest securities finance company in Japan, is engaged in loans for margin transactions and stock lending with securities companies at the Tokyo stock exchange (TSE).
FSA to restrict leverage of forex margin transactions
However, there was an increase in income as a result of greater sales for the the internet media business and internet advertising agency business, firm earnings from foreign exchange margin transactions and mobile advertising for the internet media business.
Although there were upfront investments to expand page views for Ameba, there was an increase in income as a result of greater sales for the internet advertising agency business, firm earnings from foreign exchange margin transactions and mobile advertising for the internet media business, and contributions to income from the disposal of shares in Mixi Inc.
As there were only two trading days last week due to the Golden Week holiday, margin transactions carried out between April 25 and April 28 were included also in the data.
Consolidated assets at the end of this third quarter rose 9,691 million yen from the end of the previous fiscal year to 58,854 million yen because of an increase in deposits received accompanying healthy growth in assets deposited as collateral for foreign exchange margin transactions although there was a decline in cash and deposits due to share buybacks and the payment of taxes.
Consolidated assets at the end of this half rose 6,163 million yen from the end of the previous fiscal year to 55,325 million yen because of an increase in deposits received accompanying healthy growth in assets deposited as collateral for foreign exchange margin transactions although there was a decline in cash and deposits due to share buybacks and the payment of taxes.
Nihon Unicom, listed on the Jasdaq over-the-counter market, said the two companies signed the tie-up accord Friday with an eye to running a joint venture related to foreign exchange margin transactions targeting South Korean customers.