Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis and Retrieval System
Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis and Retrieval SystemIn the US, EDGAR, the Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system, performs automated collection, validation, indexing, acceptance, and forwarding of submissions by companies and others who are required by law to file forms with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Its primary purpose is to increase the efficiency and fairness of the securities market for the benefit of investors, corporations, and the economy by accelerating the receipt, acceptance, dissemination, and analysis of time-sensitive corporate information filed with the agency.
Clearing House Electronic Subregister System (CHESS)Clearing House Electronic Subregister System (CHESS)
CHESS is the automatic transfer and settlement system for the majority of Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) listed securities.
Stock Exchange Electronic Trading ServiceStock Exchange Electronic Trading Service
The automated trading system introduced in 1997 for the largest companies quoted on the main list of the London Stock Exchange. Trades through SETS match buyers and sellers automatically, cutting out the need for a market maker which theoretically means a narrower bid-offer spread. Smaller companies continue to use the SEAQ 'quote' book system, with market makers quoting prices to brokers and trades being done on a semi-automatic rather than fully-automatic basis.
Electronic Queriable CarrierElectronic Queriable Carrier
A transporter of goods which allows tracking of goods in transit electronically using a waybill number such as United Parcel, Federal Express, etc.
Electronic funds transfer (at point of sale)Electronic funds transfer (at point of sale)
An electronic payment system in which a plastic card is used to purchase goods or services. Subsequently the seller obtains payment by the electronic transfer of funds from the purchaser's card account.
Swiss Electronic Bourse (EBS)Swiss Electronic Bourse (EBS)
Computer linking system between the former stock exchange trading floors in Zurich, Geneva, and Basel, Switzerland so that trades can be carried out among traders on all three of the trading floors.
Further SuggestionsElectronic depository transfers
Electronic Funds Transfer Systems
electronic public offering