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Box

The actual physical location at a brokerage house or bank where securities or other documents are stored for safekeeping. Alternatively, a quotation machine or battery march. Also known as 'the cage.'

Box

The physical location where a brokerage keeps securities being held as collateral on loans. Boxes are used for collateral on margin accounts and other transactions. A box is also called an open box. See also: Free box.

box

The physical location in which brokerage firms and banks place securities for safekeeping. See also free box, open box.
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By lunchtime Dalton Park in County Durham reported an 8% increase in visitor numbers compared to Boxing Day last year and the centre expects the positive trend to continue into 2015.
Boxing Day may be a bit old fashioned but at least it helps to keep the spirit of Christmas generosity alive for at least one more day.
uk) SALE starts today and the store is also doing free delivery on all orders over PS50 placed on Boxing Day.
Those missing the Christmas and Boxing Day swims can get down to Saundersfoot for the New Year's Day Swim, celebrating it's 30th birthday.
But the Boxing Day Test as a sporting event has elevated itself to a new level.
The meaning of Boxing Day has evolved in the United States, as well as throughout the areas that celebrate the day of giving to the needy.
But within hours of the Boxing Day court appearance he arrived at the house again, smelling of alcohol.
THOUSANDS of shoppers flocked to stores in Coventry and Warwickshire to grab a bargain in the Boxing Day sales.
Summary: A Boxing Day walkout by Tube drivers has caused travel chaos across the capital, as industrial action cripples London Underground.
ASTON VILLA boss Gerard Houllier has backed the British tradition of Boxing Day football and insists it should stay intact.
Then on Boxing Day, much to Dave and Jim's amazement, the seat was taken for the first time.