Active Box

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Definition: Active Box

Active Box

Full Definition of Active Box

Available collateral used to secure investors’ margin positions or loans made to brokers. “Box” refers to the place where securities used as collateral are held for safekeeping. The collateral, often in the form of securities, has to be either held by the firm on behalf of a customer or be owned by the firm itself.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Active Box. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
December 07, 2021
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Active Box. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: December 07, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Active Box. Retrieved December 07, 2021
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Active Box are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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