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Comparison

Short for "comparison ticket," a memorandum between two brokers that confirms the details of a transaction to be carried out.

comparison

A confirmation from one broker to another with respect to the details of a security trade. Also called broker comparison, comp.
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That will apply to Celtic too but then they have Henrik and his record in front of goal stands comparison with the best of them.
Our waterfront stands comparison with any other and helped the city gain a marvellous accolade.
Only Kieren Fallon, when the race is won, stands comparison in consistently setting an example for others to follow.
It's perhaps not as instantly-accessible as International Velvet, but for all-round quality, it certainly stands comparison.
We've only been running two-year-olds for three seasons, but we've had some good ones including Medaaly, who won the Racing Post Trophy, and Aljabr certainly stands comparison with the best of them.
He is a great professional and his record stands comparison to anybody's in the Premier League.
Since the start of England's disappointing campaign in the last tournament in South Africa,Flintoff's record stands comparison with all the leading all rounders in world cricket.
De La Hoya to prove why he stands comparison with the greatest of all time.
Croke Park stands comparison with them all in every respect bar reputation.
Elsewhere, a Lennon-like vocal refrain leads into September Baby, a gentle song that belies its lyric content and stands comparison with anything Ryan Adams or David Gray can manage.
People should be judged on their track record and I think mine stands comparison with most.