retail market


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.

Retail Market

1. The market for the sale of goods or services to consumers rather than producers or intermediaries. For example, a retail clothing store sells to people who will (most likely) wear the clothes. It does not include the sale of the clothes to other stores who will resell them. The retail market contrasts with the wholesale market.

2. The market for the sale of securities to individual investors rather than institutional investors or broker-dealers. See also: Retail banking.
Farlex Financial Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All Rights Reserved

retail market

A market composed of price quotes for a security made by a broker or a dealer to an individual investor. A quote at the retail level entails a higher ask and a lower bid than a quote on the same security for another dealer. Compare inside market.
Wall Street Words: An A to Z Guide to Investment Terms for Today's Investor by David L. Scott. Copyright © 2003 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
The brilliancy with which, incorporation of artificial intelligence in retail has curbed down human error is expected to surge the artificial intelligence market in retail market, asserts Market Research Future (MRFR).
* Figure 13: Romania - Energy Drinks: Retail market segmentation by value (m RON) (2014 - 2015)
Melvyn Sidwell, who runs Supafresh Florists at the Retail Market with his girlfriend Tracy Turnbull, said the traders believed one of the big draws of the Sunday market was free parking and they wanted to know why they cannot offer a similar service one weekday.
The Exploration study offers deep assessment of the Global and China Connected Retail Market and helps market participants to gain a solid base in the industry.
* Figure 13: Netherlands - Energy Drinks: Retail market segmentation by value (m EUR) (2010 - 2015)
* Figure 13: Russia - Energy Drinks: Retail market segmentation by value (bn RUB) (2010 - 2015)
Paramus is ranked among the top retail markets in the United States.
The global Automated Retail Market is on the verge of accumulating steady revenue over the forecast period, according to the latest report on Wise Guy Research (WGR).
* Table 6: Turkey - Juice: Retail market segmentation by volume (m litres) (2011 - 2015)
* Table 4: Hungary - Energy Drinks: Retail market segmentation by volume (m litres) (2012 - 2015)

Full browser ?