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Preference

Refers to over-the-counter trading. Selection of a dealer to handle a trade despite the dealer's market not being the best available. Often the "preferenced dealer" will then move his market in line.

Preference

The practice of executing trades and other transactions by means other than the open market. For example, if one needs roofing repairs on one's house, one may select one's brother's roofing business even if it is more expensive. In securities, preference often occurs in over-the-counter trades, especially within a brokerage. Preference can, but does not always, lead to economic inefficiency.

preference

The practice of matching customers' buy and sell orders away from the primary exchange. Preferencing is opposed by the New York Stock Exchange because it claims the practice unfairly benefits brokerage firms and doesn't give customer orders the chance to see other customer orders in a public market. Compare in-house trade.
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PAMURI, however, said there were two citations in the TRAIN law regarding the preferential tax rate.The group pointed out that the President's veto only applied to the second citation, which stated the tax perk would only be applied to ROHQs already existing before 2018.The Tax Management Association of the Philippines, for its part, said the President's veto on the preferential tax rate of ROHQ employees does not automatically remove the perks they enjoy as it does not amend Section 25 (C), (D), and (E) of the Tax Code.
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He said the agreement was reached during bilateral negotiation between the two countries under the Preferential Trade Agreement.
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