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Definition: Bracket


Full Definition of Bracket

1. The extent to which the underwriter of a security will participate in a new issue. The hierarchy of a bracket is as follows: bulge bracket, major bracket, minor bracket, underwriter, selling group. 2. A financial market that is not trending.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Bracket. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
February 09, 2023
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Bracket. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: February 09, 2023).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Bracket. Retrieved February 09, 2023
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Bracket 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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