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House

Firms that conduct business as broker-dealers in securities or in the investment banking field are characterized as houses.

House

A broker-dealer or underwriting person or firm. Houses are usually large institutions, but may also be an individual. They provide investment advising services, place and execute orders on behalf of clients, and place new issues with investors.

house

An organization that acts as a broker-dealer or an underwriter.

house

In real estate jargon, generally indicates a detached dwelling on a parcel of its own land.

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Violent offender John Cartledge and housebreaker Dennis Smyth failed to return after home leave.
Other young criminals reported to Grampian Police last year included an alleged housebreaker aged four and a five-year-old shoplifter.
A POLICEMAN was deliberately run over as he tried to stop a housebreaker in a stolen 4x4.
As for looking like ObiWan Kenobi from StarWars, he looks more like a housebreaker from RoadWars.
The body of convicted housebreaker James Taylor, 29, was found by children in woodland between Motherwell and Bellshill, Lanarkshire.
IA combination of unoccupied properties and daylight until late is honey to housebreakers.
The squiggles are actually thought to be a "code" for crooks, giving potential housebreakers details about the building, such as whether it is a good target or has an alarm, or been targeted before successfully.
He features in a crime report as the ringleader of a teenage gang of Cockney pickpockets and housebreakers.
A judge said last week that two housebreakers deserved everything they got when they broke into the isolated home of Andy and Tracey Ferrie near Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire.
This follows two housebreakers in the Eastern Cape, South Africa, being apprehended by police and their victim being rescued unharmed.
We are by now accustomed to DNA evidence being used in court to help convict sex offenders, and possibly even housebreakers and murderers.
If I keep coming up with the goods that is what England wantLooks like Birmingham's Jermaine Pennant spoke to a few housebreakers when he was in prison.