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Financing or investment instruments (some negotiable, others not) bought and sold in financial markets, such as bonds, debentures, notes, options, shares (stocks), and warrants. See also security.

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There are rapid exchange of ownership of securities in the markets today. With electronic and rapid exchanges everything happens so fast.
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Understand that the securities in which we deal are not complicated instruments for a reason, so we don't like to deal in anything other than stocks and options as most other things are too complicated for our clientele.
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Thurston was concerned about his vulnerability in the troubled economy, but his broker guaranteed him that he is stocks and bonds were safe and, in fact, securities in general were not in jeopardy at all.
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