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insider trading

noun [U]
 
 
( UK insider dealing)
STOCK MARKET, LAW the illegal buying and selling of company shares by people who have special information because they are involved with the company: The company's executives and its accountants are accused of falsifying financial statements and engaging in insider trading.
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