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Finance Glossary

Just call us Bond. Amortized bond.

Over 700 finance terms, Shmooped to perfection.

Securities Exchange Act 1934

Definition:

This law basically made the New York Stock Exchange a quasi-government entity. It also established the SEC as the watchdog for the industry. And made insider trading a no-no. And a few other things. But the ones we listed are the biggies.

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