What is a Stock Exchange and what does trading stock mean? | bestbrokers.co.uk

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Generally speaking, a stock exchange is a place where supply meets demand. It is an institution, a type of social structure with rules either public or private, where properties and assets can be traded and their prices can be set.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.bestbrokers.co.uk/definition/stock-trading.html