Funny Friday: Do Bay Streeters speak 'Wall Street-ese'?

Funny Friday: Do Bay Streeters speak 'Wall Street-ese'?

Funny Friday: Do Bay Streeters speak

If Wall Street makes the financial world go round, it may behoove industry players on this side of the border to learn its language. With that in mind, WP presents a pop quiz on the terms and slang words that advisors in the Big Apple -- no matter how far removed for the hustle and bustle of the trading floor -- bandy about.

That jargon is, of course, based on money, and the definitions come courtesy of BusinessInsider.com

Jargon Pop Quiz
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1. What does "Long"/"short" mean?
 
2. What does "Sold!" mean?

3. "A piker" is ...

4. Fill in the following: "Big swinging d----"

5. What does "Hunting elephants" mean?

6. What does "Buying size" mean?

7. Translate "F-You money"

8. Translate "Junked up"

9. What's "A clowngrade"?



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