house call


house call
Notification by a brokerage house that a customer's margin account is below the minimum maintenance level. The client must provide more cash or equity, or the account will be liquidated. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • house call — house′ call n. cvb a professional visit, as by a physician or sales representative, to the home of a patient or customer • Etymology: 1955–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • house call — n. a visit to the home of a patient, as by a doctor, or of a client, as by a businessperson, for professional purposes …   English World dictionary

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  • house call — a professional visit, as by a doctor or sales representative, to the home of a patient or customer. [1955 60] * * * house call noun A visit made by a professional person, esp a doctor, to a client or patient at home • • • Main Entry: ↑house * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • house call — n. visit made by a doctor to a patient s home; visit made by a professional to a client s house …   English contemporary dictionary

  • house call — noun Date: 1960 a visit (as by a doctor or a repair person) to a home to provide a requested service …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • house call — a professional visit, as by a doctor or sales representative, to the home of a patient or customer. [1955 60] * * * …   Universalium