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Security

Any note, stock, treasury stock, Bond, debenture, evidence of indebtedness, certificate of interest or evidence of any participation in any profit-sharing agreement.


See Also

Bond

Evidence of the borrowing by an issuer and a debt instrument for tax purposes.

Securities Act of 1933

Law designed to ensure that investors are provided with material information about new issues of securities offered for sale to the public.

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Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

Federal agency that oversees and regulates the securities industry and aims “to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly and efficient markets and facilitate capital formation.”