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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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As a result this respected man, who has now been acquitted and who had been a teacher for more than 30 years, was charged with assault, suspended and had to stand by while, in the full glare of publicity, his distinguished career was pulled to pieces. Discipline HAS to be enforced in schools and if, every time a teacher does that, he or she is taken to court we're going to end up with a nation of uncontrollable kids and no teachers - because who would want to be part of a profession where one lying kid can ruin your life, your reputation and your career?
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