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Flat

Convertibles: Earning interest on the date of payment only.
General: Having neither a short nor a long position in a stock. Clean.
Market: Characterized by horizontal price movement, usually the result of low activity.
Equities: To execute without commission or markup.

Flat

1. Describing a stock or other security that is neither rising nor falling in price.

2. In foreign exchange, having no position. That is, an investor is flat if he/she has neither bought nor short sold a given currency.

3. Describing a bond that trades without interest that has accumulated since the last coupon payment. It is fairly unusual for bonds to trade flat, as the buyer is normally expected to compensate the seller for the next coupon that the seller will no longer receive from the issuer. However, bonds in default trade flat.

flat

1. Of, relating to, or being a market maker's inventory position that is neither long nor short; that is, the inventory is zero.
2. Of, relating to, or being a bond that trades without accrued interest. For example, bonds of a company in bankruptcy proceedings trade flat. A bond trading flat is indicated in bond transaction tables by the symbol f.

flat

An apartment.
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The RSA would also like to see the Water Board extend the flat rate option to properties with fewer than six units which may also have rent regulated tenancies and high water bills.
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Audited financial statements for the businesses being acquired by CityTalk and pro forma financials that combine Semotus' financials with CityTalk and the regional flat rate wireless company mentioned above must also be completed as part of the filing of Semotus' proxy statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
In light of customer usage patterns over the past 12 months, Telecom is ending the $6 per day concessional flat rate for Australia and aligning pricing for Australia with that for the 13 other flat rate markets, at $10 a day.
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The mobile unit of Swiss telecomms group Swisscom AG is to bring forward the introduction of a flat rate for mobile data communication.
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Movistar breaks the access cost barrier to entertainment and information content in 'emocion' with a flat rate of 0.
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