trading unit

Trading unit

The number of shares of a particular security that is used as the acceptable quantity for trading on the exchanges.

Unit of Trading

1. One thing that may be exchanged. For example, one dollar is a unit of money.

2. See: Lot.

trading unit

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The scene of the blaze Around 40 firefighters tackled a blaze at a trading unit. Eight fire crews from across the Black Country raced to Wednesbury Trading Estate, in Woden Road West, at around 9.50pm on Friday.
The bank, which has its headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, said on Sunday that it would drop its stock sales and trading unit as part of a plan to exit more volatile investment banking activities.
The firm said that its Global Markets trading unit, increased equity trading.
The bank, which is cutting $567M of costs and evaluating less profitable investment-banking activities, is accelerating layoffs at its headquarters as tough trading conditions continued into the new year and Bruno Benoit, head of the key fixed income and currencies trading unit, is among executives to depart the firm.
Summary: The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) is establishing a new trading unit to introduce and manage non-speculative trading to further maximize value from every barrel of crude oil and refined product that is produced and marketed by the company.
The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) said it is establishing a new trading unit to introduce and manage non-speculative trading to further maximise value from every barrel of crude oil and refined product that is produced and marketed by the company.
Iraq's state oil-marketing company in May began selling crude in a venture with the trading unit of Lukoil.
The new facility will serve as a manufacturing and trading unit for three business verticals of Gad
President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), who was elected in July 2014 and took office in October, has launched an over-haul of Indonesia's scandal-tainted oil and gas sector by sacking the board of Pertamina and pledging a comprehensive audit of trading unit Pertamina Energy Trading (Petral).
25 September 2014 - Russian state-run oil giant Rosneft OAO (MCX:ROSN) may withdraw from its previously announced acquisition of Morgan Stanley's (NYSE:MS) global oil trading unit, sources familiar with the situation told Reuters today.
AHS Textile Machinery Company based in Karachi has evolved into a sizeable trading unit with offices in Karachi and in Lahore with a staff of over 25 people.
Sonatrach Petroleum Corp (SPC), a London trading unit, handles the purchase, marketing and sale of crude oils, refined products and LPG outside Algeria, as well as imports into Algeria.