Definition of third market in English:

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third market

noun

Finance
Used to refer to over-the-counter trading in listed stocks outside the stock exchange.
Example sentences
  • The City's third market came into being when the London Stock Exchange abandoned the old matched-bargains facility to accommodate companies that could not, or did not want to, join the main market.

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Syllabification: third mar·ket

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