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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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Among the many professional principles I live by, this is my personal favorite: If a technical document cannot be used to accomplish the task it was written for, it has no real use and belongs at the bottom of the cat box.
Crucially, the sub-executive four-door is likely to be so rammed with gear I can't see how there will be any space for the moggy's cat box, which is usually lodged on the back seat by the children.
Jane Robinson, from the RSPCA, said: "It was left in a car park in a red cat box which had cat toys inside.
Day, 35, of Palmer was charged with receiving stolen property and breaking and entering after her stepfather reported that his wife's cremains were missing, and what appeared to be cat box filler and fireplace ashes placed inside the urn he kept at his Main Street home.
I would have been irritated but was too busy fretting about how to get him into the cat box and to the vet.
Mrs McDonagh said: "He got straight in his cat box - he could tell it was his."
The company also markets the LitterMaid self-cleaning cat box.
There are strong profit advantages in marketing to the "Total Cat." In the cat box filler segment, for instance, the new "clumping" litters have displayed strong growth since their debut.
He said: "I walked up the stairs to a neighbour's flat to borrow her cat box and it followed me up the stairs."
One-year-old Enzo is actually a big baby who sleeps with Mr Jamison in his bed, has a cat box and enjoys eating on the kitchen counter.
Then, seven months later, Lewis's parents spotted a cat which looked like Guinness and managed to entice it into a cat box.