a broker, especially one employed by a member firm of a stock exchange, who buys and sells stocks and other securities for customers.
Also called broker.

1700–10; stock + broker

stockbrokerage, stock brokerage [stok-broh-ker-ij] , noun
stockbroking, stockbrokering, noun Unabridged
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stockbroker (ˈstɒkˌbrəʊkə)
Often shortened to: broker a person who buys and sells securities on a commission basis for customers

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Example sentences
And instead of calling a stockbroker or visiting a bank branch, many routinely
  do trading and banking online.
And then your stockbroker makes a fortune while you go broke.
The best represented of the professions is that of stockbroker.
His first story was about a stockbroker who uses inside information and crosses
  a moral line.
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