scripophily


scripophily
collection of bond and share certificates

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Scripophily — is the study and collection of stocks and bonds. A specialized field of numismatics, scripophily is an interesting area of collecting due to both the inherent beauty of some historical documents as well as the interesting historical context of… …   Wikipedia

  • scripophily — Collecting stock and bond certificates for their scarcity, rather than for their value as securities. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * scripophily scri‧poph‧i‧ly [skrɪˈpɒfli ǁ ˈpɑː ] noun [uncountable] the activity of collecting old share… …   Financial and business terms

  • scripophily —    A branch of numismatics, the study or collection of financial documents such works on paper as certificates of stock, bond, deed, etc. Short of framing them, a preferred means of storing and displaying scripophily is in polypropylene sheet… …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • scripophily — /skri pof euh lee/, n. the collecting by hobbyists of old stock certificates and bonds that have no intrinsic value other than their aesthetic appeal or relative rarity. [1975 80; SCRIP1 + O + PHILY] * * * …   Universalium

  • scripophily — noun The hobby of collecting paper documents, particularly business stock certificates …   Wiktionary

  • Scripophily — The hobby of collecting antique bonds, stocks and other financial instruments based on their esthetics and prominence in the financial world. This is very similar to collecting coins or stamps, but instead collectors buy old stock certificates …   Investment dictionary

  • SCRIPOPHILY — коллекционирование сертификатов на акции и облигации из за их ценности в качестве сувениров или образцов, а не из за их доходности в качестве ценных бумаг. Цена сертификата тем выше, чем лучше иллюстрация на нем и чем более значительным является… …   Финансово-инвестиционный толковый словарь

  • scripophily — [skrɪ pɒfɪli] noun the collection of old bond and share certificates as a pursuit or hobby. Derivatives scripophilist noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • scripophily — scri·poph·i·ly …   English syllables

  • scripophily — /skrɪ pɒfɪli/ noun the practice of collecting old share certificates and bond certificates as a hobby and investment …   Dictionary of banking and finance


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