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Legitimate

Used in the context of general equities. Real interest in trading as compared to a profile stance. See: Natural.

Legitimate

Describing a security or trade in which a prospective buyer intends to buy without any illegal intentions, such as price manipulation.
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Ofori revealed that from 2012 up to 2016, many teachers who were employed legitimately by the government through the Ghana Educational Service were only paid three months' salary arrears, and the rest left outstanding.
WHEREAS, the lack of greater specificity in this area of the regulations allows for abuse by individuals who do not legitimately require an assistance animal as they are able to obtain documentation on demand from online sources or others who may not have a bona fide professional relationship with the tenant; and
"Criminals should be warned that even if assets are gained legitimately this legislation can be used and their crimes may just come back to haunt them."
A letter drafted on behalf of McShane, who represented herself in court, said she was now living legitimately with her partner and that she had already started paying back the cash at a monthly rate.
Having legitimately allowed time to run out Australia scored through Glenn Turner, only for umpire Roel van Eert to ask for a television referral.
Dubai: The Philippine Consul-General to Dubai has urged the more than 50 Filipino social clubs in Dubai to abide by the rules of the land and get licensed by the Dubai government to legitimately serve the community.
200.000 Iraqis threatened for deportation from Sweden BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Ministry of Migration and Displaced announced that more than 200.000 Iraqis legitimately living in Sweden are being threatened to be forcefully deported.
BDI's members - former NLA - want to be included those who fought with them to be included in a law while the members of VMRO-DPMNE disagree since they were a paramilitary formation which attacked a legitimately chosen government and tried to topple it.
Summary: Speaker of the National Constituent Assembly (NCA) Mustapha Ben Jaafar stressed, at a meeting with French Foreign Minister Alain Juppe, the major role of France in supporting efforts of the legitimately elected institutions in Tunisia to establish balanced bilateral relations as part of a win-win partnership for the two sides and achieve fair and comprehensive development that meets the Tunisian youth's aspirations and expectations.
Should a rider exceed the frequency limit, the stewards will hear the evidence of the jockey and review video footage to identify which use(s), if any, might legitimately be disregarded.
"I hope that the protesters will understand the issues we are facing, recognise that their voice has been legitimately heard, and withdraw peacefully," he added.
Mr Green said: "People who come to the UK legitimately, respect our laws and contribute to our society are warmly welcomed."