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Insider

A person who has knowledge of or access to restricted or otherwise nonpublic information about a publicly-traded company. Examples include senior management and shareholders with more than a 10% stake in the company. Under most circumstances, it is a crime for an insider to make trades on the special information he/she possesses. See also: Inside information, Insider trading.

insider

1. A person who, because of his or her position within a firm, has access to proprietary information unavailable to the general public. Although the term obviously includes corporate officers, it also may extend to relatives of these officers or to employees of other firms having a special relationship with the firm in question.
2. Officially, an officer, a director, or the owner of 10% or more of a firm's securities. See also Form 3.
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But market insiders said the government should remain more than careful before rashly intervening, because it might slow development of the digital currency and its backbone blockchain technology.
Small investors have been making their way to the bourse to subscribe, catching many market insiders by surprise.
The number of products aimed at multicultural consumers is steadily increasing, although some market insiders suggest the pace of innovation needs to increase to keep up with demand.
Market insiders point out that the next major triggers for the markets in the coming week will be the railway and union budget.
As for ad agencies, market insiders reckon that some measure of consolidation of resources is always a possibility.
Market insiders are cautious about operations of Taiwanese suppliers, including T-Unique Optical, Kinko Optical, Ability Enterprise Co., and Altek Corp., for the fourth quarter is usually the off-season for the industry.
Although the company and its lead managers are tight-lipped on the issue size and offer price, market insiders indicated that the price range may be 700-900 baisas, which include a premium of 600-800 baisas per share for a 100 baisa-share.
Some market insiders said the move was aimed at paving the way for the BOJ's actual market intervention to stem the Japanese currency's further appreciation.