Active Member


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Active Member

A member of a securities exchange who makes trades on a regular basis. Active members represent most of the trade volume on the exchange and provide the most liquidity. See also: Market maker, Day trader, Active account.
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As to your practice, if a gentleman walks into my rooms smelling of iodoform, with a black mark of nitrate of silver upon his right forefinger, and a bulge on the right side of his top-hat to show where he has secreted his stethoscope, I must be dull, indeed, if I do not pronounce him to be an active member of the medical profession.
Maynard, the editor, took occasion to remark, somewhat naively, that he had always understood that Socialists had a cut-and-dried program for the future of civilization; whereas here were two active members of the party, who, from what he could make out, were agreed about nothing at all.
Hence, it becomes obvious that separate property is the natural and indisputable right of separate exertion; that community of goods without community of toil is oppressive and unjust; that it counteracts the laws of nature, which prescribe that he only who sows the seed shall reap the harvest; that it discourages all energy, by destroying its rewards; and makes the most virtuous and active members of society the slaves and drudges of the worst.
If the guillotine, as applied to office-holders, were a literal fact, instead of one of the most apt of metaphors, it is my sincere belief that the active members of the victorious party were sufficiently excited to have chopped off all our heads, and have thanked Heaven for the opportunity
Sauer joined AFS in 1970 and has been an active member on the local and national levels.
Gewerter was an active member of the American Woman's Society of CPAs-Los Angeles, serving as president from 1996-97.
A candidate for the presidency of United Teachers Los Angeles, Hopper said she was notified last week that she is no longer an active member of the union and is therefore ineligible to run.
He continues to be an active member on the association's member--ship and issues and actions committees.
While San Fernando Valley residents, Bea was a member of the Republican Women's Club, Don an active member in the Canoga Park Elk's Lodge.
He is an active member of the Santa Monica Conservancy and The Architectural Foundation of Los Angeles.
He is an active member of the Mortgage Bankers Association of America.
He currently serves as the Honorary Chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) for the State of New Jersey, past active member of the Republican Governor's Association (RGA), a Team Leader of RNC, and was a distinguished Representative for Bush/Cheney 2004 re-election campaign.