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Piece

Apply mainly to convertible securities. Increment of bonds that trade in portions of $1000 minimum. Not all bonds can be traded in "pieces," and the increments can vary.
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Piece

Part of a block or exceptionally large amount or value of securities. While there is no specific definition of how many shares constitute a block, most people using the term refer to holding or trading more than 10,000 shares and/or shares worth more than $200,000. A piece is any section of this bought or sold separately from the rest of the block.
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piece

A part of a large security offering.
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Piece by Piece proffers one vision of such a state.
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Digested to its essence, the idea is to integrate the world under a single political and economic order through a war of attrition--in Gardner's infamous formulation, an "end run around national sovereignty, eroding it piece by piece."
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