An investor who sells stock short borrows shares from a stockbroker , and sells them to another buyer.
You buy and sell them through a stockbroker just as you would any company or investment trust.
Have you ever wondered what happens when you buy or sell a stock through a stockbroker ?
They can be discretionary in nature with the stockbroker managing the fund and choosing stocks on behalf of the client.
In the past, shares were always bought and sold through a stockbroker .
They also knew sixty to seventy percent of the clients would follow the stockbroker when he moved to another firm.
If you buy and sell shares through a high-street stockbroker , you're paying well over the odds for this service.
Any stockbroker can sell your shares for you, but you need to shop around for the cheapest deal.
He revealed several weeks ago that he had received approaches from more than one party that may or may not lead to an offer for the inter-dealer stockbrokerage .
You buy corporate bonds from stockbrokers but not all of them, particularly the discount brokers, will provide this service.