Fall Down

Definition:

In the context of general equities, may not be able to produce as indicated in one's advertised market, due to less help (than anticipated) from other parties or due to changing market conditions.

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Term of the Day

Minimum maintenance

The lowest required equity level that must be held with a broker in a margin account. See: margin call.

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