Block listIn the context of general equities, listing of stock the investment bank is looking for (wants to buy) or (wants to sell) at the beginning of the day, whether on an agency or principal basis.
Stumbling blockStumbling block
The term that Bhagwati (1991) used, together with building block, to address whether PTAs help move the world toward or away from multilateral free trade.
Large quantity of stock or large dollar amount of bonds held or traded. As a rule of thumb, 10,000 shares or more of stock and $200,000 or more worth of bonds would be described as a block.
Block votingBlock voting
Describes a group of shareholders banding together to vote their shares in a single block.
Block houseBlock house
Brokerage firms that help to find potential buyers or sellers of large block trades.
Blocked fundsBlocked funds
Cash flows generated by a foreign project that cannot be immediately repatriated to the parent firm because of capital flow restrictions imposed by the host government.
Further SuggestionsBlock trader
Specialist block purchase and sale