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Clear

To settle a trade by the seller delivering securities and the buyer delivering funds in the proper form. A trade that does not clear is said to fail. Comparison of the details of a transaction between broker/dealers prior to settlement; final exchange of securities for cash on delivery.

Clear

To settle a transaction by the payment of the price and often the delivery of the goods. Because so many transactions occur at a given time, and because they may directly or indirectly involve a number of third parties, such as brokers, dealers, or specialists, clearing firms settle most transactions in exchange for a fee.

clear

To pay for securities delivered into an account and accept funds for securities delivered out of an account.

clear

Of or relating to a trade in which the seller delivers securities and the buyer delivers funds in the prescribed manner and on time. Compare fail. See also good delivery.
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Apart from physically clearing obstruction from major thoroughfares, LGUs were tasked by the DILG to enact or revisit ordinances related to road-clearing and banning of illegal construction; prepare an inventory of roads within their jurisdiction; develop and implement displacement strategies; and cause the rehabilitation of recovered public roads.
'In Marikina City, for example, obstructions are largely absent and the clearing of roads has been deemed as a non-issue due to the strict implementation of city ordinances regulating the use of sidewalks and roads.
Clearing is designed for students who haven't secured a place at university.
This is the first time an agent lender has cleared a securities lending transaction through the Eurex Clearing model.
'Through the fresh clearing process, the clearing agents will be able to clear only four to five vehicles each', he argued.
Traiana's direct central clearing connectivity with Eurex assists clearing members managing client limits with their post-trade workflows and supports clients who allocate on a post-trade basis using a standby broker with "Bunched Orders".
In addition to approximately USD 470m of low-cost deposits and approximately USD 35m of annual fee income, the acquisition of COR Clearing will add expertise in the securities clearing and custody business.
Phee added that the state government will pursue those involved in the illegal clearing of mangrove swamps.
Intercontinental Exchange is a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services.
On this occasion, Shaikh Khalifa Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Bahrain Clear was pleased to sign the Cooperation Agreement, and emphasized that this Agreement goes in line with the joints efforts to strengthen collaboration between Bahrain Clear and Muscat Clearing & Depository in particular, and both countries in general in a way that it will ease investor access during IPOs in both countries.
'I don't know the identities of those involved, but I saw three to four tractors clearing the protected forest land.