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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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He said: "This year we want to reach a million more precious children with a simple shoebox gift and help them to know they are loved and not forgotten.
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LAST weekend, at St Barnabas Church (on the corner of the famous Penny Lane), we held our annual Shoebox service.
In addition to business networking opportunities, the event highlighted GWBC[R] and its corporate sponsor Newell Rubbermaid in coming together to support United Way by giving items to those in need through its Shoebox Project.
here said it has raised $17,542 as a result of its three-week in-store fundraising campaign to benefit Operation Shoebox New Jersey, an all-volunteer nonprofit organization that collects and ships personal items via care packages to U.
Though the main 1300 seat auditorium is an orthodox shoebox lined with timber panels, the shoebox has both ends removed to introduce vast vistas out over the city, and the timber is humble plywood, dignified with gold leaf applied in a rippling pattern that recalls a trashy animal print (very Joan Collins boudoir).
If your door doesn't have a back panel that can be altered, like ours did, you can use a sturdy shoebox to fashion your window box.
Get an old shoebox, and turn it on its side so that the long side sits on the floor or table, with the opening facing you.
Frohn could herself make a contribution in behalf of American Troops in Iraq, she determined that she and class volunteers would participate in Operation Shoebox.
We just can't believe how wonderful the reaction has been," said Liz Cliff, shoebox appeal coordinator for Children in Distress.