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Buy in

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Buy In

To buy the same security a second time because the seller did not deliver in a timely manner the first time. In a buy in, the buyer informs the exchange of the delivery failure; if the second transaction is more expensive, the original seller must pay the difference.
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buy in

The purchase by one broker of securities that another broker has failed to deliver on time.
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