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Sellout

A broker's sale of securities on behalf of a client when the client has failed to settle transactions as promised. A common cause of a sellout is a client's failure to meet a margin call.

sellout

The distribution of all the securities in a new issue by the selling group.
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Additional sell-outs this weekend included Seattle where a 2nd concert date has now been announced as well as in Denver, Phoenix and second performances in both Vancouver & Montreal.
Despite the sell-outs, the theatre is promising there will still a chance to see the show as standing tickets will be available on each day.
Both concerts are in the baroque chapel at the centre of the almshouses but, with seating limited to 100 each time, both concerts are expected to be sell-outs.
99 but its predecessors Robosapiens and Robotpet were sell-outs.
Following on from the success of the Royal Meeting at York, an unprecedented full house for Eclipse day at Sandown, plus recent sell-outs for Chester, Newmarket, Newcastle and Carlisle, Goodwood has followed suit.
The current average gate is more than 38,000, with five 40,000 sell-outs seemingly guaranteed between now and the end of the season.
We got a great reception at Witnness too and the shows we've been playing on this tour so far have been sell-outs.
That's a real money-spinner for Scotland who are guaranteed three Murrayfield sell-outs EVERY season.
The band experienced concert ticket sales at their highest point to date; 13 shows were sell-outs.
Track cycling, including stars like four-time Olympic gold medallist Sir Chris Hoy and rhythmic gymnastics where world and European champion Beth Tweddle will be hoping to add a 2012 Olympic title to her medal haul were early sell-outs.
It would be fantastic to report sell-outs in other areas of the ground well in advance, as well as on our trip from the University which, as I said, is imminent.
Idlewild brought five sell-outs to an end with the complete airing of last year's Make Another World LP and mini-album Captain.