© 2015 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.

CHECK OUT SHMOOP'S FREE STUDY TOOLS: Essay Lab | Math Shack | Videos

Finance Glossary

Just call us Bond. Amortized bond.

Over 700 finance terms, Shmooped to perfection.

Street Name

Definition:

Shares are held in the name of the broker, rather than in the customer's name. It makes transfer easier when the customer sells them.

Advertisement