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American Stock Exchangenoun [S]

uk   us   ( abbreviation AMEX, amex) FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
the second-largest ​stockexchange in the US, after the New York Stock Exchange, which ​deals with ​shares from new, ​smaller, and ​foreigncompanies. In 2008 it was ​bought by the NYSE Euronext and became the NYSE Amex Equities in 2009: The company's ​stock is ​publiclytraded on the American Stock Exchange.
(Definition of American Stock Exchange from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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