secondary market

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secondary market

n.
The market in which securities or similar items, such as tickets, trade after they have been issued.
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We are now at a stage where a significant proportion of new developments are near completion, hence the primary and secondary markets are competing on a like-to-like product.
In related news, Dow Jones Newsletters (New York) has released "Guide to Secondary Markets," a new guide for institutional investors and advisors that seek to sell partnership interests on the secondary market.
Though many investment management firms choose to expand by moving from equity investments into secondary markets, Landmark is doing just the opposite.
Several commentators suggested expanding this safe harbor to secondary markets so that partnerships could be assured that some level of trading would not result in public trading.
Indeed, second-price awards might encourage strategems should differences between primary and secondary markets remain.
As traditional sources of financing dried up in 1991, activity in the secondary markets picked up.
UAE Minister of Economy Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri and Dubai Financial Market chairman Essa Kazim rang the bell to inaugurate the trading of shares of The National Investor and Manazel Real Estate on secondary markets in Abu Dhabi and Dubai, respectively, on the sidelines of the first Arab Capital Market conference in Dubai.

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