Definition of Broker. Meaning of Broker. Synonyms of Broker

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Definition of Broker

Broker
Broker Bro"ker (br[=o]"k[~e]r), n. [OE. brocour, from a word akin to broken, bruken, to use, enjoy, possess, digest, fr. AS. br[=u]can to use, enjoy; cf. Fries. broker, F. brocanteur. See Brook, v. t.] 1. One who transacts business for another; an agent. 2. (Law) An agent employed to effect bargains and contracts, as a middleman or negotiator, between other persons, for a compensation commonly called brokerage. He takes no possession, as broker, of the subject matter of the negotiation. He generally contracts in the names of those who employ him, and not in his own. --Story. 3. A dealer in money, notes, bills of exchange, etc. 4. A dealer in secondhand goods. [Eng.] 5. A pimp or procurer. [Obs.] --Shak. Bill broker, one who buys and sells notes and bills of exchange. Curbstone broker or Street broker, an operator in stocks (not a member of the Stock Exchange) who executes orders by running from office to office, or by transactions on the street. [U.S.] Exchange broker, one who buys and sells uncurrent money, and deals in exchanges relating to money. Insurance broker, one who is agent in procuring insurance on vessels, or against fire. Pawn broker. See Pawnbroker. Real estate broker, one who buys and sells lands, and negotiates loans, etc., upon mortgage. Ship broker, one who acts as agent in buying and selling ships, procuring freight, etc. Stock broker. See Stockbroker.

Meaning of Broker from wikipedia

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- The Broker is a suspense novel written by American author John Grisham and published in the United States on January 11, 2005. The novel follows the story...
- A stockbroker, share broker (in India), registered representative (in the United States and Canada), trading representative (in Singapore), or more broadly...
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- A message broker (also known as an integration broker or interface engine) is an intermediary computer program module that translates a message from the...
- In financial services, a broker-dealer is a natural person, company or other organization that engages in the business of trading securities for its own...
- An insurance broker sells, solicits, or negotiates insurance for compensation. As of 2015, the largest insurance brokers in the world, by revenue, are...
- A cloud access security broker (CASB) (sometimes pronounced cas-bee) is on-premises or cloud based software that sits between cloud service users and cloud...
- A mortgage broker acts as an intermediary who brokers mortgage loans on behalf of individuals or businesses. Traditionally, banks and other lending institutions...
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