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Comparison

Short for "comparison ticket," a memorandum between two brokers that confirms the details of a transaction to be carried out.

comparison

A confirmation from one broker to another with respect to the details of a security trade. Also called broker comparison, comp.
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By comparison, 16TB of disk storage will cost approximately $200,000 for IDE/ATA; $560,000 for mid-range disk; and $1.
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For a just-out-of-the-gate service, those are really impressive numbers; our projections were modest by comparison.