e-trading Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “e-trading” in the English Dictionary

"e-trading" in Business English

See all translations

e-tradingnoun [U]

uk   us   (also electronic trading)
STOCK MARKET a ​method of ​tradingstocks, ​currencies, etc. through ​electronicstockmarkets such as NASDAQ: Plans have been announced for a new e-trading ​venture that will ​allowclients to ​buy and ​sell after traditional ​markets have ​closed.
E-COMMERCE the use of the ​internet to ​increasebusiness by ​offering your ​services or ​products to a larger ​number of ​customers through a ​website: e-trading ​firms
(Definition of e-trading from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of e-trading?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“e-trading” in Business English

Word of the Day


a large vehicle with a flat surface that is decorated and used in festivals

Word of the Day

by Colin McIntosh,
February 09, 2016
New words are entering the language all the time. A few of these are completely new and original coinages, but the vast majority are based on the existing stock of words in some way, for example by using affixes (prefixes and suffixes). These can have the effect of changing the meaning of the

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More