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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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That's why they followed LL Cool J's lead in blaring their favourite songs from a ghetto blaster carried on their shoulder.
It had no radio or clock, so I used to have an old watch taped to the steering column and a ghetto blaster in the seat next to me.'
Among those featured are Salif Keita, Snowboy, Herbie Hancock, Mory Kante, Fatboy Slim, James Brown, Hugh Masekela, The Meters, Booker T & The MGs, DJ Food, Manu Dibango, Ghetto Blaster, Brice Wassy and, naturally, Fela's son, Femi.
Tucked behind a single fence and some beer, a ghetto blaster lets us know how much Lee Ving loves living in the city, and an empty pool reassures us to do what we do.
Mind you, it might be dodgy getting into any course lugging a ghetto blaster accompanied by a couple of young lovelies fond of shedding their scanties to musical accompaniment And I fear explaining away the box of baby oil as a balm for big Turkey's eczema would go down as well as Tony Blair impersonating Hughie Green in a sincerity contest.
We still don't know their name, we just refer to them as 'that mad girl with the ghetto blaster' or 'the one who did Eye Of The Tiger'.
A Goodison insider explained: ``It was a little quiet in the dressing room while the players were changing and the ghetto blaster we usually use to break the atmosphere a little had been left on the team bus.
''Molly's playing the mandolin and we've got an 80s ghetto blaster to play beatboxing in the background.
A week later officers seized his hi-fi stereo unit, mixing deck, microphone and portable CD ghetto blaster in response to complaints about loud music and abusive language.
Mowdiwarp was fuming: "Nice to see a bit of summer today but of course as soon as the sun appears so do the imbeciles with their cans of lager, screaming unsupervised kids throwing a 'party' in their back garden complete with mobile disco and in our case, as the ghetto blaster wasn't considered loud enough they parked their cars outside the gate, opened the car doors and turned the car stereo up as well!
Filming began beside Buchanan Street subway station, where Nikitta and Levis walk by a little boy holding a ghetto blaster.
The comfortable well-equipped accommodation offers all the trappings of modern day life even if it seemed outright bad manners to turn on the ghetto blaster to drown out the birdsong and sound of trees rustling.