- trading desk
- See also: dealing deskPersonnel at an international bank who trade spot and forward foreign exchange. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary
* * *trading desk ˈtrading ˌdesk noun [countable] FINANCEthe area of a financial market where a particular company does business:
• The market was quiet and most dealers closed their trading desks at 3 pm.
* * *trading desk UK US noun [C]► STOCK MARKET, FINANCE a desk or department in a bank or financial organization where shares, bonds, currencies, etc. are bought and sold, or the people who work there: »
Above the trading desks a screen glowed with more trouble.»
The sense at trading desks across Wall Street is that more credit troubles are looming.»
He attributed much of his firm's loss to a single trading desk.
Financial and business terms. 2012.
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