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Yellow sheets

Sheets published by the National Quotation Bureau that detail bid and ask prices, plus those firms that are making a market in over-the-counter corporate bonds.

Yellow Sheets

A daily quotation system for taxable bonds (that is, most non-government bonds). Yellow sheets include information such as the bids, asks, and the market makers giving them. They are published by the National Quotation Bureau and were originally printed on actual yellow sheets. See also: Pink sheets.

Yellow Sheets

A privately owned centralized electronic and printed quotation service for corporate, convertible, high-yield, and foreign bonds. Yellow Sheets derives its name from the yellow paper on which taxable debt quotations are distributed. Electronic quotations are in real time, and printed quotations are distributed weekly. See also Pink Sheets.
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According to the paper, under laws influenced by the strict Wahabi interpretation of Islam, women are not allowed to leave Saudi Arabia without permission from their male guardian (a husband, father or brother), who must give consent by signing what is known as the "yellow sheet" at the airport or border.
On a side street soldiers carry out the body of a fallen comrade, wrapped in a yellow sheet, after he had been killed by a round of anti-tank fire.
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If you think it's too bright, you can always tone it down with a white fitted sheet and two white pillowcases or add more colour with a yellow sheet and pillowcases.
The groom's cake was a yellow sheet cake decorated with chocolate fudge icing surrounded by chocolate strawberries and adorned with the groom's monogram.
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The remains of the car in which four people died, covered by a yellow sheet yesterday
(Holds up yellow sheet.) (to himself) it came from a forest the logjams of my youth rabbits a toothmark here where one bit me a permanent animal scratch Sir!
The attacker's bloody body, covered in a yellow sheet, lay near an entrance to a school building.
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No one forced Chapter Representative Alan Getz and other members to scrawl their words of thanks and good will on the yellow sheet; they did it because that's what families do--support one another.