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Tip

Information given by one trader to another, which is used in making buy or sell decisions but is not available to the general public.

Tip

1. Information on a security, company, or anything else provided by one investor or trader to another that is not available to the general public, that can produce significant profits if it proves to be accurate. See also: Inside information.

2. See: Gratuity.

tip

Information unavailable to the general public that, if accurate, could produce extraordinary profits for an investor who acts on it in a security transaction.
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The main reasons that Fleet Street's football specialists are so sharply divided on the subject of Terry Venables (some regarding him as the Greatest Living Englishman, others as Arthur Daly in a tracksuit) is that he was perceived as having media favourites, a cabal of cronies who would be tipped the wink on major developments a few crucial hours ahead of the pack.
Lambournbased racehorse syndicate manager Henry Ponsonby was tipped the wink two years ago that Royal Ascot would transfer to York, and immediately snapped up all 21 rooms at Hazelwood Castle, near Tadcaster, as a long-term investment.
From his many entries Pipe has tipped the wink that his best chances lie with Marcel (Supreme Novices Hurdle), Sixo (National Hunt Chase) and Tamarinbleu (County Hurdle).