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English definition of “half-commission man”

half-commission man

noun [C]     STOCK MARKET
a person who introduces clients to a stockbroker and receives half of the commission on any sales that are made
(Definition of half-commission man noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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