Talk:Broker-dealer

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Intro: "Investment Companies"[edit]

"Although many broker-dealers are "independent" firms solely involved in broker-dealer services, many others are business units or subsidiaries of commercial banks, investment banks or investment companies."

No. There is no broker-dealer that is a subsidiary of an investment company. This phrase (investment company) doesn't mean what you think it does. HedgeFundBob (talk) 07:12, 27 March 2010 (UTC)