Cleared the decks financial definition of cleared the decks
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To pay for securities delivered into an account and accept funds for securities delivered out of an account.
Of or relating to a trade in which the seller delivers securities and the buyer delivers funds in the prescribed manner and on time. Compare fail
. See also good delivery
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JOE CALZAGHE cleared the decks
for a showdown with light heavyweight ace Roy Jones after brilliantly stopping Omar Sheika to retain his WBO super-middleweight belt at Wembley Conference centre last night.
The other studios really cleared the decks
for `Deep Impact,' '' said analyst Arthur Rockwell of Drake Capital Management.
By its own admission, management cleared the decks
in the fourth quarter in order to reduce inventory levels heading into 2007.
THE government has cleared the decks
to appoint Ashok K.
Aarushi's parents Rajesh and Nupur Talwar had filed a plea seeking review of its January 6 order in which the apex court had cleared the decks
for the couple's trial in the murder case by dismissing their plea to quash criminal proceedings against them.