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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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Suspect got into communal area of flats and pulled door off electric box.
Unaware of what she was looking for, Antoinette discovered a New York Herald secreted away at the back of her electric box in her home in Finaghy, South Belfast, and the front page carried news of the Titanic disaster.
No injuries were reported but the shop suffered damage worth thousands of dinars as the counter, chairs, electric box and ironing table were ruined, said Mr Kumar.
There is a gas and electric box at the bottom of the stairs, and I remember it crackling.
The door to their hotel room would not close and the electric box wasn't working with wires hanging out.
12 anneal and pickle line and electric box annealing facilities.