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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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The box tree scene is played for maximum comic effect; Paul Hope's Malvolio groans with the massive effort of smiling, the corner of his mouth twitching spasmodically as he produces the best mirth he can muster.
The ravenous box tree caterpillar - the larvae of the box tree moth - feeds on box plants under a blanket of pale fine webbing.
JOHN CALTON Age: 27 Lives: Otterburn, Northumberland Works: Head chef, Otterburn Tower Hotel, Otterburn, Northumberland Claim to fame: John's career has come full circle, having started working life in the kitchens at the Otterburn Tower Hotel before moving on to the famed Box Tree Restaurant in Ilkley, the Star Inn at Harome, and Seaham Hall's acclaimed White Room in County Durham.
Chicken Run: Hatching the Movie by Brian Sibley (Box Tree, pounds 20)
The Woodman Inn at Thunderbridge has secured the services of top chef Lawrence Yates, who has worked at fine dining restaurants including The Box Tree in Ilkley and Midsummer House in Cambridge.
But he survived the initiation process and quickly worked his way up to a job at the two- Michelin-starred Box Tree in Ilkley, West Yorkshire, where he fuelled his obsession with food and began to form his food philosophies.
Even further south, just nine miles from Cirencester, the local office of Butler Sherborn is marketing Box Tree Cottage, at Chedworth.
The picture shows two trees, one made from wooden packing cases and one made from egg boxes, but you credited both trees to the Colne Valley Grocer shop, or it certainly was worded to sound like the grocers had made the Egg box tree.
Mr Bradley, who learnt his trade at the Michelin-starred Box Tree in IlKley and WORKED as a restaurant manager at ClarKs Bistro in Bradford before opening Bradley's, said the Key to its Good Food Guide success was to provide a consistent level of service and quality.
Voluntary group DogWatch UK is organising the show at Box Tree Craft Centre, Stratford Road, Hockley Heath, from 10am on September 9, with 11 classes for dogs of all shapes and sizes.
Andrew, who was the youngest manager of a Michelin starred restaurant when he worked at the renowned Box Tree in Ilkley at the age of 21, said the latest listing was a reward for his loyal staff.