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- A member of the New York Stock Exchange who has two primary functions: first, to maintain an orderly market in the securities registered to the specialist. In order to maintain an orderly market, the exchange expects specialists to buy or sell for their own account, to a reasonable degree, when there is a temporary disparity between supply and demand. Second, the specialist acts as a broker's broker. When commission brokers on the exchange floor receive a limit order, say, to buy at $50 a stock…(more)
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Meaning of Specialist
On an exchange, the member firm that is designated as the market maker (or dealer for a listed common stock). Only one specialist can be designated for a given stock, but dealers may be specialists for several stocks. In contrast, there can be multiple market makers in the OTC market.
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Synonyms of Specialist
- experienced person
- homo peiitus
- knowing person
- learned person
- practiced hand
- proficient person
- qualified person
- skilled hand
- skilled person
- skilled practitior ~r
- skilled worker
- trained person
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