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Tip

Information given by one trader to another, which is used in making buy or sell decisions but is not available to the general public.
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Tip

1. Information on a security, company, or anything else provided by one investor or trader to another that is not available to the general public, that can produce significant profits if it proves to be accurate. See also: Inside information.

2. See: Gratuity.
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tip

Information unavailable to the general public that, if accurate, could produce extraordinary profits for an investor who acts on it in a security transaction.
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.
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The weight allowance has undoubtedly tipped the balance in some races in recent years, and the changes announced by the BHB this week will help redress this a little.
TWO scores in the closing minutes tipped the balance in favour of Hull in this North One encounter at Hare Lane.
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Dutchman Giovanni van Bronckhorst's sweetly struck left-foot shot after just eight minutes tipped the balance of Group D firmly in their favour.
Heavy rain tipped the balance in favour of the bookmakers at Ascot yesterday as Pink Cristal, Smart Savannah and Brutal Fantasy revelled in the mud to score surprise victories in the feature races.
But Prestatyn's experience tipped the balance as Martyn Lewis, Ian Preston, Rogan Egerton and John Northcott came through unscathed.
City pundits warned that it tipped the balance in favour of a rise in UK interest rates from six per cent next month.