depository depository  /dɪ ˈpɑ zə ˌtɔ ri/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Or you can do it the old-fashioned way, by going to a patent and trademark depository library.
  2. As each truck was loaded it was convoyed by two of the Seventh Cavalry's combat cars on its brief trip to the squat depository building.
  3. It had arrived through an aid shipment, most likely from Australia, which is using East Timor as a depository for old stuff that might ordinarily be destined for the scrap yard.

News

  1. DTCC Enhancement Increases Accuracy of Mutual Fund Data

    The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation’s Wealth Management Services division has introduced a major enhancement to Mutual Fund Profile Service II , D
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Landmark Bank, N.A. Opens New Downtown Fort Lauderdale Branch  

    Following an extensive renovation, Landmark Bank has opened its second Broward County branch. The 2,500-square foot full-service location in downtown Fort Lauderdale at 707 SE Third Avenue features a spacious interior with teller windows, private offices, a conference room and safe deposit boxes, as well as two drive-thru teller lanes, ATM and night drop depository.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. DTCC Statement on the U.S. House of Representatives Passage of H.R. 742

    The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation General Counsel Larry Thompson today issued the following statement in response to the U.S. House of Representatives passage of the Swap Data Repository and Clearinghouse Indemnification Correction Act of 2013 (H.R.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "We think this proposal addresses the underlying concern of putting depository funds at risk through risky activities and puts a stop to proprietary trading, but also recognizes there are legitimate hedging activities that banks need to engage...
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Chris Dodd Source: BusinessWeek

  2. As Thomas Jefferson wrote of King George: "He has called together legislative bodies at places unusual, uncomfortable, and distant from the depository of their public Records, for the sole purpose of fatiguing them into compliance with his...
    on Aug 23, 2005 By: Thomas Jefferson Source: Men's News Daily

  3. "Hedge funds, private equity funds and trading activities unrelated to customer needs and continuing banking relationships should stand on their own, without the subsidies implied by public support for depository institutions," Volcker said in...
    on Feb 1, 2010 By: Paul Volcker Source: BusinessWeek

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